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Unable to Create a Workflow in SP administration

Goal: Use a one of OOB:s workflow that is included in the SharePoint 2013 Problem: I retrieve a error message that says "The form cannot be rendered. This may be due to a misconfiguration of ...
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Creating a List , document library, content type as Features using VS , VERSUS using CA to create these

In the past I have used the Central administrator to add lists, document libraries, apps, site collection, etc. and I did not use the visual Studio to create any of these items. But now as I gained ...
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What is the purpose of User-Defined Functions under Excel Service Application?

I have done a lot of research and have concluded that we cannot use VBA present under Excel sheet code in SharePoint. Today I was reading on excel services in sharepoint. I came across User-defined ...
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Explorer view not working - SharePoint 2013

Navigate to a document library with 20 documents. Click "Explorer View" on the document library web part and nothing happens. The screen goes blank as if it were trying to load but windows explorer ...
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Users photo not shown in mysite Sharepoint 2010

I am having a huge problem with importing users photo into mysite in Sharepoint 2010. I have SharePoint 2010 standard edition installed. All users were imported into mysite and we could see all users ...
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Using CORS with SharePoint REST services from SPA

Continuing from my earlier question SharePoint Webpart development using SPA or JavaScript library for better performance I ma exploring Durandal with JayData and also KO and SPServices. The ...
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Using SPAuditQuery to surface users that have read a document, but are part of a Group

I am using the following code to return the details of users that have read a document: private List<Int32> GetWhoHasRead() { List<Int32> returnList = new ...
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How to redirect users back to previous page, after logging in?

Let's say I have a page called subpage.aspx that my web site visitor is viewing. On that same page is the option link to log into the site. That link will take the user to a page called login.aspx, ...
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What is the precise differece between sharing vs following a document in Sharepoint 2013?

I just tried sharing a document with a fellow worker on skydrive pro and when the email is sent out, he sees only a link to the file and a link to "Follow". Although he does get access to the shared ...
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Call Javascript functions from Server

I want to develop a simple web part using VS 2012 and add this code for button click: SPListItem Item = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Tasks"].Items.Add(); Item["Title"] = TextBox1.Text; Item["Due ...
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Turning Off Publishing Content Approval for Editing Pages

I have a SharePoint 2013 Publishing site Intranet using a single site collection. I have turned off the Publishing Approval Workflow in site settings (root site collection) and this did not work - ...
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Unable to create IIS site

When I am creating a web application and selecting to create a new IIS site and new application pool in IIS, it does not create both. However web application gets created, I was also able to create ...
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Finding out who modified site settings under SharePoint 2010 Enterprise

Someone today at my office went into a site collection under SharePoint, site settings, site navigation and change the navigation menu links. Is there a way to find out the name (or username) of the ...
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Changing the Page directory name in SharePoint 2010

Is is possible to Change the /Page/ directory name to something like /News/ or /Stories/ or /Resources/ in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise, for a specific site collection? Obviously this is a virtual ...
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Page layout Option Sharepoint 2013

I have sub site using TeamSite template. I have active SharePoint Server Publishing under manage feature. In top site i have activate as well SharePoint Server Publishing and SharePoint Server ...
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Upload file to SharePoint Document library using powershell

I want to upload the same file to multiple site collection with the same hierarchy in all the site collection using powershell and the with functionality auto checkin/checkout. I have able to upload ...
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RichHtmlField custom page layout initial focus

According to the following http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/microsoft.sharepoint.publishing.webcontrols.richhtmlfield.hasinitialfocus(v=office.14).aspx the focus is set to the first ...
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Validate 10 fields on Infopath form before Submit form data

I have SharePoint 2010 list and I Customize list form in InfoPath form in 2010 In my scenario I have 15 Fields I want to give the validation alert on fields before submitting the button. Also one ...
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What is the difference between Thresholds and Supported limits in SharePoint 2010 limits?

Searched and found the answer below.. Thresholds: Configurable limits that can be exceeded to accommodate specific requirements Supported limits: Configurable limits that have been set by default to ...
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Create excel document programmatically in SharePoint 2010

Does the Word Automation Service or Excel Services contains API that allow us to create office document specifically in my case, an Excel document ?. I need to create an Excel pro grammatically. I ...
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How to automatically copy/save a SharePoint list monthly for archiving purposes

I have a SharePoint List that gets updated by users on a regular basis in our SharePoint 2010 instance. At the start of every month (i.e. 11/1/2013) I want to copy that list to another location as a ...
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SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog IE7 compatibility

I am having a similar issue as the following question: SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog not working with IE7 The problem is, the resolution to that question doesn't apply to my specific scenario: I ...
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Where is Forms folder in sharepoint document library?

I have seen in an article that document template is stored in the Forms folder of the library.Where is the physical path of Forms Library?or in content database? I have created a document template ...
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Is there a way to modify my SharePoint web URL to display a custom name instead of the servername/sites/intranet

I have created a new SharePoint 2013 web application, under the default port so the current web application URL is :- http://servername/sites/Intranet/ But our client is asking if there is a way to ...
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How to remove port 80 from the application URL

i want to create a new web application on port 80. but i need to allow the user to login to this web application without typing the port number. currently under the administration section i have the ...
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External facing customer portal

If I have an external-facing portal with say, 80,000 users who need to log in and view their data - would I need to have some sort of custom login system? I mean, they wouldnt have ad accounts so a ...
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Sorting based on a Date & Time calculated field is not working well on SharePoint 2013

I did the following:- I have added an announcement list APP. Create a new date & time calculated column (named Announcement Date) with the following formula” =TEXT(Date,"dd Mmm, yyyy")” Then on ...
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How can i hide a custom column from the DispForm.aspx for my announcment App

I have added a custom column named "Date" inside my announcement list, but i want to hide this column from the DispForm.aspx page. i tried the following two methods to hide the Date column but none of ...
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From where does sharepoint 2013 populate the “People and groups --> User Information”

I have a team site inside sharepoint 2013. and on the user name drop down list, there is an item named "My setting". and clicing on this item menu , will redirect to a User info page contaning these ...
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Error using UDCX files

I'm using InfoPath Form Libraries, the infopath files uses UDCX files to get the data. InfoPath files and UDCX are in the same site collection and in same server "Server A". Now when I try to access ...
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Lync server user statuses are only being shown inside IE

I have a community site, and under the members section their lync status will be shown as follow:- But on Firefox, Chorme and Safari these statuses will not show? is there a way to force these ...
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Forcing showModalDialog() when an item is clicked from a web part links list

We have a web part on a page that refers to a simple list with two fields: Title and URl. Obviously, this list is used by the end user to show links to various items (google, etc) on the web part in ...
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Content Query Web Part cannot use metadata with multiple values?

I have a metadata set which is part of a content type attached to multiple document libraries throughout my site collection. This metadata set allows multiple values. The metadata set isn't showing in ...
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Custom SharePoint 2010 Timer job - Inconsistent execution behavior

The same question is asked here on msdn. Background: I have a custom SharePoint 2010 Timer job that reads input data from an external database and then populates a bunch of SP lists in a number of ...
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Adding to a document library using FileUpload

I am having major woes trying to add a file to the document library. I have modified a console app to use a FileUpload control. The major issue is that the file is not added to the library. Then I ...
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wsp activation does nothing

I have created a site template, downloaded and imported my WSP into Visual Studio 2012, selected the needed lists and dependent columns. When I deploy to a new site collection from Visual Studio ...
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Hyperlink to open latest item in a document library

I have a document library that holds the company newsletter each month. On the main page of our Intranet I have a link that always goes to the latest version of this newsletter without my having to ...
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Which database my current SharePoint server is using

I was told by the DB adminsitrator that the current SharePoint server on staging is connected to database named SV002\SPS, but when i create a new application the database server name will ...
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Restore-SPFarm : Cannot find the proper backup files to restore. Verify that the directory name is valid and that the backup file exists

I have backuped a sharepoint 2013 web application from my development environment, which created the following :- XML file named spbrtoc And a folder contain .bak files named spbr0001. So on my ...
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Uploaded documents getting checked out by default in Sharepoint 2010

I am uploading documents to a document library in SharePoint 2010 and I find my documents are checked out even they are not checked out. I have checked for option check out required to NO but even the ...
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Community site are they available inside SharePoint foundation 2013

On this link http://www.apps4rent.com/sharepoint-2013-features-comparison.html it is mentioned that community site are avialable inside; SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013 Standard ...
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Creating a Calendar inside SharePoint

Does SharePoint 2013 provides any capabilities of having a Calendar inside my Sharepoint 2013 sites , where we can configured things such as events, public holidays, etc. and users can browser the ...
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string-length in XSLT not working

I have written the following code which checks whether the string provided is greater than 1- characters in which case only print the first 10 characters, otherwise print complete string. But I am ...
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The name 'SPUtility' does not exist in the current context

I am using the following code in my page layout file but I am getting error. CODE <%= SPUtility.GetLocalizedString("$Resources:NewsHeading", "myresourcefile", ...
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How to use resrouce file inside page layout?

I have a page layout in which following text is written: NEWS I already have a resource file which I am using in one of my XSLT file to display text based on language. In XSLT file I simply ...
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SharePoint and MS Project Resource Integration

I am trying to come up with an asset management solution, and it has been suggested that Project's Team Planner might be what I need. I have looked for other ways to do this, but right now it appears ...
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Activate Publishing Feature on a single site only?

The publishing feature is on site collection level and upon activation all my sites in the site collection would have the media web parts, such as video active. My customer doesn't want that. She ...
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Show document library sub-folders on quick launch in SharePoint 2010

I am have four different document libraries and each document library has two folders. I want to show my folders under document library in quick launch in SharePoint. I tried to modify from navigation ...
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Adding custom zones for web parts to all subsites

I need to add several custom WebPartZone to all pages on my SP 2010 portal. I supposed that if I changed masterpage by adding WebPartZones to it, it'll be on all pages after I check Reset all subsites ...
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Hide Site Assets library from site contents

I am making a very simple wiki pages library (site members edit the wiki pages and add pictures etc...on the wiki pages. But we don't want them to see the Site Assets library when they go to site ...