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SharePoint 2013 WebPart Timer not ticking

I'm looking for solution to Async reload webpart. In most solutions code looks like below, but code doesn't work. Timer.Tick does't fire: <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" ...
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Upload pdf file and automatically create list columns in a SharePoint list

My requirement is : When a user uploads a pdf file into a document library. There is a table in a pdf file which two columns. The SharePoint should understand and create list columns from the first ...
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Is There an Easy Way to Copy the Text of SharePoint Designer Workflows?

I have rather complicated SharePoint Designer Workflows, and I would like to document my code. I tried adding using the "Add Comment" action in SPD, but it just makes the whole thing messy and ...
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How to Skip Sites with No Access from Sp2013 Search Crawls

I have about 56 different Sites in our site collections that are set to No access. Every time Search Service Crawl hits those sites it prompts us with: Access to this SharePoint site has been ...
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Difference between two dates and hours

I have a list with three columns: Date 1, Date 2 (Both as date and time) and Difference (as a calculated column). I want get the difference between Date 1 and Date 2, but in hours and minutes. I found ...
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custom page allowing verification of existing item

The scenario is that I need a multi stage pages. Ideally I would like to do this on a single page but for simplicity 2 pages are fine. On the 1st page I need to verify if an item exists in the ...
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Connect multiple task lists into one master task list or view

I have lots of project sites each with their own task list. I want to create a master task list (or view or whatever?) on the parent site that can display all tasks in all of these project task lists. ...
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Get the field “Created”

I have a list "Consult", and I want get the field "Created" this is my code: function consultWorkOrder() { try { var customlist ; var clientContext = new ...
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LMS for SharePoint

What is the best LMS for SharePoint? Have any one used the SharePoint learning kit from codeplex (https://slk.codeplex.com) and is it working fine for you?
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How to check sharepoint list date column is empty?

How to check sharepoint list date column is empty? I want to check in back end code. IEnumerable<DataRow> x = from laptop in dtList.AsEnumerable() join ...
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SMTP issue “Cannot connect to SMTP host DOMAIN.XXX.LOCAL.”

I am a newbie and trying to set up an alert via SharePoint 2013. I have configured the SMTP at the domain server (DOMAIN.XXX.LOCAL) successfully. I know the SMTP is working because the email can be ...
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How to delete a sharepoint document library that doesn’t have a delete option

I have found few documents library in site collection that doesn’t have a delete option under Permissions and Management !! Note : I have migrated these site collections from WSS3.0 to SP2010
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Custom FBA login page SharePoint 2013

I am trying to develop a custom FBA login page in SharePoint 2013 I am following this article [Custom FBA][1] [1]: ...
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Disable ECB flyout menu in Sharepoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 introduced a new flyout on list items instead of a drop-down context menu. When you click the 3 dots next to a list item or document, you get the flyout. You then have to click the 3 ...
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How to find relative URL of a document library using JavaScript?

What I am trying to do is to enable the dialog with the metadata information when I drag and drop a file in a document library. The same dialog that appears when you upload a file through the +New ...
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calculate current time formula in sharepoint [duplicate]

I am just trying to display only the current time in sharepoint. Example, 4:12 PM =Now() doesn't seem to work. Thank you.
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Cannot access SharePoint Online site because of corrupt master page

I was trying to edit my master page and attempted to upload a new file. It seems that it was unsuccessful but when I try to go back to any page of my site, I get the following error: An error ...
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Join SPQuery in list

List 1 "Posts", fields Title body #comments modified in this list #comments fields is look up from another list Comments: List 2 "Comments", fields title body comments post ...
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How to change “new discussion” text in Discussion Board?

I creating a feature on my SharePoint site where users can create a list item and then comment on it. After the item is created, a calendar entry is also created. The purpose is to cut down on email ...
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Determining Sp2013 Sp1 Update Approach

We are trying to upgrade our Sp2013 Standard server with SP1. I read through the Technet document about 2 different recommended approach. ...
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Get following blogs comments

I have a blog site in SharePoint 2013. In this site there are two lists: "posts " and "Comments". Now I'm getting post list items using sp query. Whenever a user enters the comments in the post it ...
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SPLookup Filed extract only string values

How do you extract multiple string values in an SPlookup field? I tried the following but it didn't work SPFieldLookupValue LookUpValues = new ...
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Summary Links Webpart - Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002

I'm getting the following exception when I try to insert a Summary Links WebPart: Could not load XSL file. The system cannot find the file specified. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002) I have ...
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Powershell - get all default values for a document library

I am attempting to write a powershell script that will iterate through all document libraries and provide me with the default values for specific columns. I am successfully iteration through the ...
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Copying files AND folders via REST/Javascript

I'm trying to build a the following functionality into a library view: Each document has a checkbox beside it User checks off which documents/folders they want to copy User clicks a "Copy Files" ...
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Controlling the URL in a Page Viewer Web Part

We are attempting to build a connection between a SharePoint list and another SharePoint page with a Page Viewer web part embedded on it. What I can't seem to wrap my brain around is how can we ...
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Enterprise Search issue - create temporary file and delegate permissions

Every minute I get below log information in AdminService file, how to avoid it and why it is? User is in WSS_WPG group and this group has correct permissions to Index location? Entered ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Object reference not set to an instance of an object: feature receiver error

I cretaed a Visual web part in SP 2013. It needs a SharePoint list. So wrote below code in web part feature receiver. When I deploy the solution I get error says Error occurred in deployment step ...
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Sharepoint 2013: How do I restore the “All Items” view?

I accidentally deleted the "All Items" view on my SP13 List page. When I try to re-create it I get the error message "this view already exists." "All Items" does not appear in my dropdowns anywhere, ...
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Project Server: the server farm account should not be used for other services error

I just recently installed Project Server on my SharePoint Server and used my farm account to install. Now I'm working on resolving errors that get thrown with using the farm account to install. 3 ...
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Create multiple alerts for multiple lists at once

Creating an alert to be notified of changes in a list is a 5-6 clicks process in Sharepoint 2013. Our users need to subscribe to 30-40 lists so is there a way to do it "all at once" or somehow reduce ...
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Display Description of choice column type on top

I have created a list with type Choice and set Description for the same. I have set Radio Buttons as "Display Choices Using". When i click on Add New item the Description is shown at the bottom. Is ...
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After upgrade from SP2010 to SP2013, picture library thumbnail column no picture show

I migrated a SP2010 site to SP2013 farm. After performed the upgrade, everything is fine but we found an image gallery's view not work as expected. In SP2010 farm, the view have a "Thumbnail" column ...
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WCF Service - The request channel timed out- Increasing timeout has no effect

Consuming a WCF service that downloads a large amount of data from a Sharepoint2010 List. I wrote a test client (using inbuilt automated tests in VS 2010). When I invoke the service method, I get ...
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How does SharePoint 2010 uses the SuperReader/SuperUser accounts?

Have configured the object cache many a times without really thinking about this - How does SharePoint 2010 uses the SuperReader / SuperUser(Object caching) accounts without password? Remember, there ...
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'Select a measure:' stuck on 'Loading…' in Dashboard Designer KPI Dimensional Data Source Mapping

I am trying to create a KPI in Dashboard Designer, but am getting a timeout. I have been doing this for a while on my site; this is not the first. I haven't had this problem before. I created a new ...
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Failed to find the XML file at location (unable to activate publishing feature)

I first tried to activate the publishing feature via the UI, but it doesn't display. One of the ways to fix this problem, from what I've read, is the do it via stsadm. When I try to activate the ...
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Document library file naming convention

Users uploads excel files to Share-point site every day. Problem: Excel file names are not consistent so i came up with some file naming convention. Is there any way we can reject a file that is ...
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create site Collection from site template containing blog subsite sp2013

I want to create a site collection based on a site template that contains a calendar app and a blog subsite. I explain, i have a site that contains a subsite of type blog site and also contains a ...
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Custom Timer Job to pull Oracle Data to update a SharePoint list

I have an issue where I need to pull a daily feed from a oracle db into a SP list. Each day would create a new item in said list. I've been successful in connecting to several databases before ...
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Move root site collection

Is it possible in SP13 to move a root site collection to another location/path in the same Web Application, and then create a new root site collection ? So if I have a Web Application ...
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SharePoint 2013 run both Continues and Incremental Crawl

As per the MSDN article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219802(v=office.15).aspx A continuous crawl does not process or retry items that return errors more than three times. A ...
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How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript

can anyone please tell me, How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript.?
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What is the best way to automate the creation of hundreds of tasks per project?

I am planning for an SP site that tracks a registration process. Each registration will have a hundred tasks or more. At a high level, I think I should create a task list that would serve as a ...
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Error on using master page deployed in solution

I added a custom master page that someone else had provided me into a farm solution and deployed it from within Visual Studio. I created a default Page in the Pages library. I updated the master ...
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How to build a contact list?

How to build a sharepoint contact list (name, phone, email, pictures) that automatically syncs with user profile or active directory? Also, can it be where when I input a account and it populates the ...
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How to optimize my SharePoint 2013 Development environment?

I need your help in optimizing my sharepoint development environment. I recently bought Desktop for SharePoint development purpose. It has 24 GB RAM, 1 TB normal hard disk(not SSD, since it was ...
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FAST Search for SharePoint 2010: Batches Timing Out

My organization has been attempting to use FAST Search for Sharepoint 2010 as a search solution for our DMS. I am currently utilizing a .Net indexing connector to index a database of ~ 8 million ...
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401 UNAUTHORIZED

I am new to sharepoint and was creating a sample program for my learning and after executing it when i tried to open my sharepoint site it gives me following error: 401 UNAUTHORIZED This is how it ...
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Change By Name in sharepoint Blog site

How can i change the by name in blog site?. I checked that it is redirecting to /_layouts/userdisp.aspx?ID=17. I can get this id by running the below power shell script. But how can i change it in the ...