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Custom indexing Connector for Azure Blob not crawling

I am creating a custom indexing connector for Azure blob. It works fine if i just specified URL for single blob e.g. for myblob://searchconnector.blob.core.windows.net/MyBlob/mycontainer/myblob1.txt ...
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SPQuery on null lookupfield

I have a contact list with a company lookup field and I need to retrieve those without any company associated so I was thinking can I put it like this: <Query> <OrderBy> ...
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Item visible in Document Library, but not available to download

I have this requirement where some files in a document library file must be visible in the library list, but not available to be downloaded. I know how to implement this with custom components, ...
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Automatic translation from Arabic to English in SharePoint 2013

Is it possible to create content let's say a website page in Arabic and then have SharePoint translate it into English automatically? What I want is to have two versions of the website, one Arabic and ...
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XSL Style Sheets itemstyle.xsl

I have dynamic image slide show in website sp2010 . the first picture is hyperlink to other website. I found for image in itemstyle.xsl Can I remove (hyperlink for image ) from itemstyle.xsl from ...
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OOB Search core result webpart

This might be very simple, but since I am new to Sharepoint, I could not find enough information that helped me to understand how to implement OOB Search core result webpart. What I understand is, ...
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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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How to move a document from SharePoint folder to local directory in a drive?

I know there is a workflow to move documents from one folder (or a library) to a different one inside the SharePoint based on their approval status or version number etc. But I want to move the ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Restricting Users to only view document

I have a query regarding viewing documents in sharepoint 2010. Basically I need to send a link to another user (employee)in another department to view the document. However i do not want him to view ...
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Creating a list on host web or app web

When and why should I create a list on a app web? what is advantages and disadvantages of having a list on app web?
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How to migrate SharePoint 2007 Data to Office 365?

I have SharePoint 2007 site on my server which have lists, libraries, custom web-parts, workflows etc. and i have another SharePoint Server on Office 365 which also have some lists,libraries and ...
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(AD) People picker works on some parts of Central Admin and not on others

SharePoint Server 2010 (not just Foundation) If I go to Central Admin>Application Management>Manage service applications and select Business Data Connectivity Service, then click Administrators, I can ...
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Ribbon Custom action for creating new page

I would like to create a new Ribbon Custom action for creating new page, because I want to have more control on creating new page. I have created a SharePoint hosted app and added new ribbon custom ...
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adding link to suite bar in sharepoint 2013

I have followed the following liks to add custom links to sharepoint 2013 suite bar. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/findnavish/archive/2013/02/07/sharepoint-2013-customizing-suite-bar.aspx ...
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How can I distinguish between internal users & external users when licensing SharePoint 2013?

In the new license definition in SharePoint 2013, it is mentioned that there are no more license prices for external users or when building external facing website or portal. But still I cannot ...
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SharePoint 2010 SEO meta description

When I try to amend my page layouts to accept a new SEO meta description site column (as per this post, for example: ...
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“SharePoint is not a database!” article of 2009 - does it still apply for SP 2010 and 2013?

I'm talking about this blog post by Chris Woodill. He mentions the following advantages of modeling data via SQL programming instead of SharePoint's lists: Primary And foreign keys: one of the most ...
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Creating Items in Drop-Off Library via SPD Workflow

Today I learned you can't move items to a Drop Off Library via workflow and expect its routing rules to kick in automatically. You then have to manually "Submit" each item, even if all metadata is ...
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SP2013 Filter documents based on tag

I have a SharePoint 2013 with a document central deployed. In that central I have four document applications; manuals, routines, marketing, price-list. Each category contains documents from four ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Error: Could not find the webserver at “Host Name” on port 80

I am trying to open a SharePoint website "http://qasite.organization.com/SharepointSite/". But I am getting the following error in Sharepoint Designer as follows, Could not find a web server at ...
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Custom home page in SharePoint 2010 with web parts

How to create a custom layout for the sharepoint home page? Right now, I need a home page with 2 rows. One with three columns and one with 4 columns. I looked all over the internet but couldn't find ...
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How to customize master page with fixed width (SharePoint 2010)?

My previous question was closed. I want to have a master page with fixed width. I tried to set the margins for the master page as follows, /*css*/ body { margin-left:50px; margin-right:50px; } ...
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How can I create web application, site collection, and sites automatically with batch file and power shell

Is there any way that I can create a web application, site collection and sites using poweshell and batch file automatically? So, User has to click on executable batch file which will create the web ...
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How do I make a personal view a default view?

Is there a way out-of-the-box in SharePoint 2010 for a user to make their personal view their default view? There has to be a way - am I not seeing it?
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Catching query suggestions dropdown value

Next to search box there is a dropdown containing query suggestions (everything, people, ...). How can I catch the value of this dropdown (it is div.s) in JavaScript (jQuery). Also I want to know ...
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Development tools for SharePoint

I am from an asp.net background and I am using the Visual Studio & TFS to build the web applications. Now I want to start a new SharePoint project, so what are the required development tools if I ...
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Get Task items from User Profile?

How are the tasks stored in the User Profile (MySite)? Getting items (tasks) from a standard list in SharePoint is no problem. But the tasks created in the User Profile site of a user seem to be ...
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AllItems.aspx in Shared Documents folder not showing all items until “Next Page”, “Previous Page”, “Next Page” is pressed

We have several folders in our Shared Documents library that have over 100 documents. When initially opening these folders, the library shows that are less than 60 documents in the folder. In order to ...
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How to change site collection URL (Content Type Hub) in Managed Metadata service application

in Application Management -> Manage Service Applications -> Managed Metadata Service. Select manage metadata service and click properties. In properties window, I have added Site collection URL ...
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Managed metadata Group not visible in sharepoint 2013

I have created managed metadata Group named "MyGroup" in term store (Managed Metadata Service) programmatically under FeatureActivated method in SharePoint 2013 as below: public override void ...
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Claim Based Auth Webapplication issue in SharePoint 2013

I have done FBA configuration in IIS. I am getting success to login through FBA User. But when click on sign out through any SharePoint user or FBA user, it will give error "Exception of type ...
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Filter query by site property

I have set a crawled property at the site level using $site.IndexPropertyKey.Add() and $site.Properties.Add() I set the value of that property to "somevalue" I full crawled. I mapped it to a managed ...
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Powershell Enumerate through all site collections but not include one specific site collection

I am partially not even sure how to Google this question because whatever I type never seems to bring back any relevant search results. I currently have a working script that is set to go through and ...
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Date column calculation

This is my first day using SharePoint and I got lost in trying to figure out how or if it can be done, custom column calculations, and if code is allowed in SharePoint? I had someone else create my ...
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how to have a list like this

i would like a list that has one more column with a hyper link "details" inside of it. when i click that link for each list item, it should take me to a new item view. if this is the first visit then ...
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Site column cannot be removed

How do i remove this column? I did create a new Content Type with Title, Nickname and Comments columns. I DID NOT choose the "CommentID" column. But it still gets there, how do i remove the site ...
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Refinement Panel Category Showing Wrong Value In Header

I have a refinement panel that is supposed to have the "Tags" category renamed as "Subject Keywords". However, when I do that, not only does it not show "Subject Keywords", it actually shows the name ...
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Change month in SharePoint MonthlyCalendarView control

How to change month in SharePoint MonthlyCalendarView Control? It seems, there is no way to change month in calendar or change view of calendar.
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Sharepoint 2013 Quick Launch

I have installed Sharepoint 2013 enterprise and setup some webparts and pages. But all of the sudden one of my quick launch links got a grey background? Why does one of the link in my quick launch ...
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creating web application in sharepoint 2013

I have created a web application in sharepoint 2013 using central admin, that is successfully created. its successfully created app pool in IIS as well. In host file I have also added entry like this: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Version History link to search results

In SP 2013 when viewing a document library after clicking on ... for a specific document there is a "Version History" link on the context menu. I have already created a custom display template for ...
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Call Javascript function for Custom Action in App for SharePoint 2013

I am working on App for sharepoint 2013. I want to add custom action to a context menu of a document library.And I want to call a javascript function with selected item id and list id as ...
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Filter Calendar view by Title in SharePoint 2010

i want to filter calendar view using title field. Is it possible to filter calendar view without make changes in modify view ?
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Value does not fall within the expected range

SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPSiteDataQuery query = new SPSiteDataQuery(); query.Lists = "<Lists>" + "<List ID=\"" + ...
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Anonymous access issue in SharePoint 2010

I set an anonymous access to home page in sharepoint 2010. but when i open page like 'http://servername/Sitepages/homepage.aspx' , i working but when i open http://servername/ , its not ...
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How to add feature to web template

I have created a web template into my project. I have created a feature and add event receiver where I have added code to create custom list. Now I want to add this feature to the web template. How I ...
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Unique ID get selected list

How do i do so i can work on multiple lists? This works if i'm working with one list. (SPSiteDataQuery) SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPList myList = web.Lists["Staff ...
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Could not load the assembly 'Version=1.0.0.0,Culture=neutral,PublicKeyToken=24e9d7d011937483'. Make sure that it is compiled before accessing the page

A bit of a back story - I am trying to create a custom dispform page for my list in VS2010. I used instructions found here to do it. I successfully created the custom form and had the site loading ...
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401 Unauthorized after database move to new SQL Server

I need some assistance trying to figure out what is going on. We have been running our test SharePoint and test SQL together on the same server and it has been doing ok, but we decided to move SQL to ...
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Same code in Sandbox solution generates error

I am using following code in a Web Part to read Rss (atom). Same Web Part works in Farm Solution but generates error (don't know what) in a Sandbox solution. WebClient wc = new WebClient(); ...