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Setting the default value for a taxonomy field

I have been creating a load of site columns with powershell from a .csv file. I am now trying to create new taxonomy or metadata field: $spField = $web.Fields.CreateNewField($...
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SharePointWebControls DateTimeField change format

i want to change the format of Field "Modified" <SharePointWebControls:DateTimeField Name="Modified"> on my layout to this format : 1 january 2014 instead of 01/01/2014 00:00 is it possible? ...
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Infopath's built in Username() function returning “i:0#.w|Domain\UserName” instead of just UserName?

How can I modify the UserName() return string to display only the username as opposed to "i:0#.w|Domain\UserName"? When I had the same form in my development environment it returned Domain\...
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A Synced file between two sites

First i have to say I am very new when it comes to Sharepoint but and a skilled developer. I would like to sync a file between two different share sites. The purpose for this is because we have a ...
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SP2013 - Sporadic error when editing PPT using Office 2013

We have a few users that are having sporadic issues when trying to open up Office documents. All users still using Office 2007 are fine, it is only users that use Office 2013 that have the issue.They ...
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Hide and Re-order columns inside a new Content type will not have any effect on the Create & Edit forms for the List

I did the follow:- I added a new Content type, and I specify to have “Issue” content type as its parent. Then I added 5 site columns, and I added them to the new Content Type.so the new content type ...
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Where Emails are going from Queue folder?

I setup smtp server in sharepoint server itself. So both server are same as standalone server. Configured Outgoing and incoming email settings accordingly. But confusion is whenever i send email, it ...
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How to use SharePoint 2013 REST service to retrieve data from lookup field

I have two lists: 'Company' and 'Customer'. In 'Customer', I have an auto look up field called 'parent'. Then I tried to use Rest to retrieve data from customer like this: http://mysite/_api/web/...
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Update SharePoint 2010 List with onclick event

I have a SharePoint list of devices, the columns are as follow, text and choice. The choice is either In or Out. I wanted to have a webpage that the controller of these devices could click on a ...
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SharePoint 2013 + Reporting Services + Kerberos

How to configure SharePoint 2013 with Reporting Services for delegations if I get data for Reporting Service from other SQL server that ShqrePoint database? I found below blog but I'm not sure about ...
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The trial period for this product has expired

I recently got my hands on a SharePoint 2007 single server farm. The exact version number is 12.0.0.6545. This farm has been running for many years. The Convert License Type page says Office ...
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Central Admin CSS is messed up after upgrade to SharePoint 2010

I have just finished upgrading to SharePoint 2010 but my central admin doesnt have any pictures. It looks like the CSS is messed up. Any ideas? Many thanks
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List view error “Filter Value is not in a supported date format”

I've column "Name = Order Status","Type = Calculated" & Data Type = "Date and Time". I've given this Condition in the formula:- =IF(NOT([PO Date]=0),"ORDERED","NOT ORDERED"). I'm trying to create ...
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How to send meeting request to user from sharepoint?

I have a person field in SharePoint form and want to send outlook meeting request to person entered in Person field. **Note:**I want to this through JQuery/JavaScript/SharePoint client object model ...
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RSS Feed stopped working periodically

Our client has 3 environments: QA, UAT and PROD. On all of them we have different RSS Feed Viewer Web Parts. All feeds that points to the internal sites are working without any issues. There is 1 ...
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Use SharePoint out of the box as a BPM(Business process management) tool

Can SharePoint be used out of the box as a BPM tool? If it can, what are the limitations? I have come across 3rd party tools like K2 which does the job but want to know if SharePoint can do it on its ...
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Error when applying custom webtemplate to a sitecollection

I have created a webtemplate from an existing sitecollection by using(save as template). I then imported this template to VS and changed some things in Elements.xml and onet. Now when I try to apply ...
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Cannot use “postOfficeBox” in User Profile Synchronization Service

I would like to use the "P. O. Box"-AD-attribute (according to http://www.selfadsi.de/user-attributes-w2k8.htm it is named "postOfficeBox") in SharePoint. Unluckily i cannot find the according entry ...
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SharePoint document library Multi User field set only odd position users in case of Office documents

I am trying to set users in Multi-User field of document library documents by using CSOM. It works properly for normal documents(non-office docs) but for office documents it is setting only odd ...
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SharePoint form field control pass the list id value

<SharePoint:FormField runat="server" id="ff1{$Pos}" ControlMode="New" FieldName="PID_NonLookup" List Id="need dynamically"> In this code I don't want to set the list id manually. ...
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Search Scopes in SharePoint 2013 with 2010 compatibility mode

I was wondering, is it possible to programmatically create search scopes for SharePoint 2013 when my Site Collections are created in 2010 compatibility mode? I was trying to use code that we used for ...
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SharePoint Approval Workflow-Different Approvers

In my limited experience of approval workflows on SP, as I understand it you have to define who the approval individual(s) will be within the workflow itself. Whenever it is started it will ...
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List Validation

In attached sharepoint list column "Status" Data Type is "Number", Column type is "Calculated", Formula :- =IF(NOT([Balance Qty]=0),"OPEN","CLOSED"). Here the requirment is if "PO Date" is not ...
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Remove whole ribbon from list form?

I want to remove the whole ribbon from a custom list form. how can I do this with SharePoint designer?
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Custom sharepoint list

I want to customize the Contact List in the SharePoint team site, to look like this : http://192.185.166.160/~gigaworx/waleed/
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Alert mail for “Pending” column in List SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013 online. I've created one List in which one Column is Choice (Completed, Pending) column named Status. For all Item If Status is Pending, weekly one mail should fire with List ...
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Remove select all from library view

How can I remove the check box select all in a library view? I'm using SP2010 Enterprise. Thanks
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Event Reciever ItemAdded fired twice

I'm trying to do some treatement after creating an item but the treatement is done twice because in my code after creating the item, I'm updating it , so the event reciever get fired twice: first when ...
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How does the Crawl Component propagate the Index to the Query component

I'm investigating how SharePoint Server 2010 search works, especially which technique is used to propagate the index (generated by the crawler) to the query server. In SP2007 the index was stored ...
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Get particular SharePoint folder permission programatically using api

I am using php curl for retrieving SharePoint folders and I am able to list all the folders. However, I would like to get the permission of each folders, so that I can check the writable permissions ...
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Power shell script to convert csv to excel with out installing excel services

I have written the power shell script to export the view in to a CSV file. But I want the same data to be exported to EXCel. I don't have excel installed on my share point server and my client does ...
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Set title to list item ID and then display to user after from input

I have an induction system based on a custom list. I have renamed the Title field to Induction Number and have a workflow that then sets the Induction Number field to the list items ID number. What I ...
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Can I create some sort of Attachment column in a list?

User needs a list to track issues. They also want to be able to attach a document to this issue. If this attachment was mandatory I would be able to create a document library, but since it is not I ...
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User permission in sharepoint and .Net

I am creating a project to upload documents to SharePoint from asp.net .I want to achieve a condition where if the user is present in Sharepoint 2010 he should be able to upload the document otherwise ...
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Workflow Manager 1.0 CU installation fails

we ran the install for workflow manager 1.0 from this link We get errors when tying to run the cumulative update for Workflow Manager 1.0 3 servers: SQL, Application and WFE SharePoint 2013 ...
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Implementing SSL for SharePoint High trust Apps

I have been struggling to configure an SSL Certificate based environment for hight trust apps in SharePoint 2013. I have on-premises installation of SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise). Following google and ...
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Limited Access entries are noise

My farm admin encourages us collection admins to use permission inheritance. However, we have hundreds of Limited Access entries on the top level site, all of whom I assume possess a custom permission ...
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A Usage Application already exists in this farm - PowerShell error

To enable develop dashboard we need to create the Usage and Health Data Collection Service Application. For that I use the below powershell command to create the service application. New-...
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Host Named Site Collection Is Not Accessible

When creating a host named site collection following the instructions of this article, http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc424952(v=office.15).aspx#section2a, I received a warning: ...
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SharePoint integration outside farm

Can someone provide me an overview of the possible ways of interaction with SharePoint from an external source. For example add items to a list from an application not running in the farm. In a farm ...
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required field is not showing up as required in Sharepoint 2010

I have changed a field on the List item to required field of project site when I go and add new item that filed doesn't show up as required field. See Below Can you advise why?
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Excel services API for office 365

I have added a excel workbook to a document library in office 365. Office 365 you cannot add a Trusted Location for excel Services. I have enabled SharePoint enterprise services When I try open ...
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How to expire FedAuth cookie at end of session when using trused identity provider

I've setup a custom trusted identity provider. It logs the user into SharePoint just fine - however, the problem is that user stays logged in even after a browser restart. The trusted identity ...
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Attaching workflow to a custom form web part

I don't have access to InfoPath. I am making a custom web part with a basic form having 4 fields and a submit button. I want to start a workflow when user presses submit button? Can I do this in my ...
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SharePoint 2013 My Site - Ask me about - Shows only if 6 or more than 6 keywords are added

In SharePoint 2013 My-Site if I edit my profile and add less than 6 keywords in the "Ask me about" section and save then added values are not displayed in the about me web part. If I add 6 or more ...
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Create only one SharePoint App for All version of SharePoint

I am creating app for sharePoint. My requirement is, if anyone(with any SharePoint 2013 version) should be able to add my app. without considering available services. Lets take an example, My app ...
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2010: Broken inheritance reports

There was a tool for Broken inheritance reporting in the "SharePoint Administrator Toolkit" for SP2007 by Microsoft, info here, but I can't find something similar in 2010. What I am really looking ...
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Unable to create new Web Application - Corrupted Site in IIS and SecureToken Service errors

I'm not able to create new Web Application, after do that the page in CA when I was creating Web App shows error that "Internet Explorer cannot displayed the websitebe" In IIS Site has a few less ...
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Features Stapled to a SharePoint 2013 Team Site

It is possible (but perhaps no longer best practice) to create a custom web template that extends the SharePoint 2013 team site. However, when applying this approach there are marked differences ...
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Editing Web Part Page removes all content

I have created a web part page using the built in ones available, then I opened it in SP designer 2013 and added a some web part zones. I then added web parts to the page in browser but decided I ...