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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 use search REST api to get custom managed property data for anonymous user

i am trying build a public portal with anonymous access and i am trying to read some content from custom managed property using search REST api in sharepoint 2013. I have tried to enable all possible ...
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difference between windows based authentication and form based authentication and claim based authentication in sharepoint

I am new to DotNet and Sharepoint and I want to understand difference between windows based authentication form based authentication claim based authentication Or if any of the above are identical. ...
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How to get access to SPServiceContext in powershell?

I'm having trouble getting Get-SPServiceContext to return a SiteSubscriptionId that is not a bunch of zeros. I'm using an account 'SP_Sync' and set permissions to Farm Administrators group User ...
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Configure and use third part Apps for SharePoint 2013 in dev environment without DNS

I have a SP 2013 dev env h t tp spitlab .I want to configure app store in this environment will I be able to do it without access to a DNS server I followed the below two articles ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Cannot Append Attendee Field Properly (Registration Calendar)

Trying to figure out how to implement the solution outlined HERE Put quite a few hours into using a secondary registration list that uses the Title as a Lookup to the Calendar Event Title. That's all ...
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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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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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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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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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display template: use result type rules to decide fails

I have defined 3 result types (in this order) : one that is defined by contentsource:ABC with display template "abc" one that is defined by <>contentsource:ABC with display template "def" default ...
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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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Incompatible Database Name in SharePoint Server Search - Help

the windows application event log reports numerous errors for sharepoint Event 2583 (SharePoint Server Search) of severity 'Error' occurred 20 more time(s) and was suppressed in the event log ...
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Stacking SP.UI.Status messages

In our implementation we are using SP.UI.status to display workflow tasks assigned to a user on their homepage. At one time, a user can have multiple such tasks assigned and the homepage gets flooded ...
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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013 REST display Rich Text field not working?

I am using SharePoint 2013 I want to display list data with REST and Angular js my rich text field does not show properly how can I solve it. I have added a content editor web part My code is: ...
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Sharepoint authenticate without domain URL

I am using sharepoint api for developing app. Also, I am able to get token and Cookies into sharepoint account by using the our domain URL. username = 'someuser@onmicrosoft.com'; password = ...
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SharePoint variations site pages content overridden when source site pages are edited and published

I have a SharePoint variations sites created in English and Arabic variations and when the English variation site is set as "Is Source". Whenever the pages are edited and published the same pages in ...
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How can I enable automatic login of My Intranet SharePoint on windows Internet explorer?

I want my SharePoint site should not ask me for username and password again and again it should just authenticate me based on my windows authentication. because I am logged in based on my Intranet ...
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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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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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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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Custom BCS External Content Type Error handling

Using SharePoint 2013. I have created a custom BCS model (bdcm with custom assembly deployed to GAC) to create external content types to connect to an proprietary external data source. I have created ...
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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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Can we write App Prerequisites using Javascript? get edition of SharePoint using javascript

I am creating SharePoint hosted app. I have to develope an app such that it should work in all edition of SharePoint and its features will vary from edition to edition. Now I have couple of questions ...
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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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MissingSetupFile Removed webpart in gallery still receive error

I looked up a webpart and the only reference was to the web part gallery of the site. I removed the webpart from the list and recycle bin, but when I do a health check the error still persists. The ...
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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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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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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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HTTPS SharePoint site with HTTPS Provider hosted app - The remote certificate is invalid according to the validation procedure

We have SharePoint 2013 site configured with SSL and we have developed a provider hosted app which interacts with SharePoint list. If we try accessing the Provider hosted app from the SharePoint site ...
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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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Upload image to rich text field and choose destination

SharePoint 2013, Team-Site-Template I got a custom list with a rich text field. This offers the option to upload images to. There also is a doc. lib. with 3 folders on this site. The upload form ...
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Publishing site with workflow missing from SharePoint 2007

I tried to create a new Publishing Site but got error that trial period has expired. I found out that this is due to some incorrect settings to I went into IIS and changed the account of some ...
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Looking for name of theme in SharePoint 2007

Can someone tell me what's the name of this theme? I have create sites using the following themes but none of them has this look. Team Site Document Workspace Document Center I suspect this is ...
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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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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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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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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. ...
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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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Automated Quota report via Powershell

I am new to Powershell and have been using the following snippet of code to pull the site quota information from my farm $GetStorage = @{Name="Storage"; Expression={"{0:N2} MB" -f ...
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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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Cascading drop down in SharePoint 2007 document library

I have a document library in which there are two fields. Category Subcategory Both are drop downs and I want Subcategory to be displayed based on Category selected by user. It's a pretty simple ...