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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. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff806331(v=office....
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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 SPFieldLookupValue(oPage.ListItem["TaggingKeywords"]....
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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 SharePointTest....
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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 "clean-...
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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 costly)...
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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 ...
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We have a template; how do you save as a WIKI page to actually use the template?

We are creating a book, each page We have a template that was created of a WIKI page using SharePoint 2013... I would like to 'save as' the page and rename it (over and over with about 20 different ...
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How to get the particular list in the sitecollection

In this code im getting current users followed blog, (I got what are sites the user is following). I have to get the post list in this blog site collection. Tell me the approach to get the list. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Multi Tenant - I need Excel Services

We are running SP in Multi-Tenant mode for a few small clients. I need Excel services enabled for two of the tenants. What options do I have and how do I do it? I have been looking at documentation ...
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Web application creation trouble SharePoint 2013

I just have created a host header webApp in SharePoint 2013 (very normal operation) and added an A or AAA entry to the forward lookup zones in my dns and i created a site colelction which i cannot ...
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Extract specific texts from a docx throught a search query in Sharepoint 2013

Is it possible to get only "title1" texts from a docx file stored in a library through a search query? Also in a library of docx files, is there an automated way to crawl all "titles1" lines of a ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': Call was canceled by the message filter

When I deploy my Sharepoint solution I got below error. Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': Call was canceled by the message filter.(Exception from HRESULT: 0x80010002 (...
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Managed properties in Custom display templates giving null

I created custom display template for displaying list items, I'm able to get values like Path,Title ..etc, but when when i try to access list column managed property (ex : xxxOWSTEXT) am getting null ...
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Hide “Add Resources” from week view in SharePoint 2013 calendar

I have written below code to hide the "Add resource" and "Remove" image from the group view calendar in SharePoint 2013. function HideResources() { jQuery(".ms-acal-entity-res ").hide(); jQuery(".ms-...
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Visio Web Drawing linking to Word bookmark in Sharepoint

Versions : Visio - 2010, Word - 2010, SharePoint 2010 I am working on a Visio diagram which will be used in Sharepoint. So I am using the Visio Web Diagram Format in Visio. I have my different ...
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Sharepoint list browsable through windows explorer in a computer but not in another computer

I have a sharepoint (2013) list where I have the permissions (designer). I can browse the sharepoint directory from my computer such as (\comp_name\directory\list) through windows explorer. I cannot ...
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workweek calculation based on if criteria

I am having trouble creating a formula in sharepoint that will calculate a field [Due] in business days (Monday-Friday), based of multiple IF statements. I posted this on the stackoverflow site but ...
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Sync users from a security group?

How do I sync users profiles from a specific security group?
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What permission level is need to view past versions of a document?

If I have versioning enabled on a document library... can everyone view the past versions? Or only the document owner or owners group?
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Digital World Clock SharePoint Web Part

I am looking to create a web part that displays the current time in different areas around the world (preset) preferably adjusting to day light savings time. Ive looked at a couple webparts and they ...
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Object reference not set to an instance of an object on feature deployment- Can't deploy even

I am writing code for feature activated code. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2010 it says deploy failed Error on feature activation : object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Find list elements

We recently migrated our SharePoint installation from a testing/demo setup to our production server, and after much cursing and head scratching we more or less got it work like it used to on the ...
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How to get the following blogs in sharepoint 2013?

sharepoint 2013 i have multiple blog sub site.I am follwing two more blogs in shaepoint 2013.i need to get the current users following blogs.which blogs are im follwing ?
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App Pool created with Powershell name appears as GUID in IIS

I just installed SP 2013 in a test environment. I created an app pool to be used by the service applications using the Powershell command below: New_SPServiceApplicationPool -Name "Default ...
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Document Library - Show Only document inside of folder

I have gotten a big document library. I must show only documents which are in specific folder. How could I show these documents? I have got many folders, but I want to show only the content of one of ...