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SharePoint 2013 Site Definition Toolbar Type Standard not showing

I have a problem with the toolbar type "standard" in SharePoint 2013. If I insert a XsltListViewWebPart with , there is no "New Element" button. And no "View Choice" and something like that. I've ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory FBA Change Password solutions

I have a SharePoint 2013 set up using mix mode authentication. Windows authentication for internal users, and Forms Based Authentication using an LDAP provider against Active Directory for external ...
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Order a grouped list by the number of items in group

I have grouped a list of documents based on a persons name. I would like to have the name of the person with the most items at the top. I.e Paul (5) Steve (3) Aaron (1) How can I do this?
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Known Issues List SharePoint & IE 11

Is there a definitive known issues list available from a recognised source (i.e. Microsoft) for IE 11 and SharePoint Enterprise and Foundation for 2013, 2010, 2007?
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Cross Site Publishing

I have enable Cross Site Publishing feature. In the first site collection I have enabled pages library as Catalog. In the another site collection I am connecting to first site collection. Pages and ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
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SharePoint 2013 How to change “Shared With” button to default to advanced view?

Our site has lots of fine-grained permissions. We're currently running 2010, but are in the process of looking at moving the DB's to 2013. I've just figured out how the "Shared With" button replaces ...
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How to Install Sharepoint Online Management Shell on Powershell 5?

I need to migrate 300K records from my filesystem to Sharepoint Online (SPO). I am on Win7 SP1 and have MS System Center 2012 Configuration Mgr. installed so can't install WMF/Powershell 3 or 4, but ...
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Use Sharepoint for news publishing

Our vendor has set up a Sharepoint installation and created a publishing portal with a pages library. So far, so good, but we have the following questions about this implementation: It seems ...
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OneNote cannot open onepkg file from SharePoint

I am using OneNote 2010 with SharePoint 2013. So far, it has been working fine when I sync a notebook/sections/pages. However, I am having trouble opening a .onepkg file when it is stored in ...
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EndPoint Failure

Running a 2013 farm in RTM state right now...have several servers in the farm 2 WFE, 2 APP Servers, 4 Search Servers. Been seeing these errors in my event logs and it's very random...sometimes it ...
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Auditing document library (Count how many times user visited it)

I want to count, How many times a particular user has accessed which document in document library. I want this count to be displayed in a report format. I also want eye (count the number of visit) on ...
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I don't have permission to insert a web parts in content editor(Enterprise page)

I try to put a two web parts side by side in sharepoint 2013 by using content editor,but web part icon is disabled in content editor.
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Task Properties are not updated in state machine workflow

I have created state machine workflow using visual studio 2013. Now, I want to update task properties when user click on ok button on task list item. Code block of workflow events: // Invoked event ...
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How to find total number of pages in a site and count of words in SharePoint site?

I am requested to generate a report that illustrates the number of pages and their corresponding URLs, plus the count of words on a page, and the number of files in that site (word, PDF, ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom View linkToItem=“TRUE” - Prevent Character Encoding in Link Text

I've created a list and view in SharePoint 2013. The out of the box 'Title' field doesn't lend itself very well to this list, so I've created another field called 'Brief Summary' and duplicated the ...
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Show conversation link throws error in Newsfeed mentions tab for community conversation

I have replied to a post in the community discussion by mentioning someone name. The post got displayed in the user's newsfeed under the mention tab but when the user click on the show conversation ...
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Event receiver on external list

Recently I am working on a project to set event receiver on external list. Below list what we have done Create trigger to capture data change in database and log them into data table Implement ...
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Creating a sharepoint list defaults are missing in sharepoint 2013

Inside visual studio 2015, when I am trying to create a list the dropdown box is missing values. Not sure what to do from here. I have looked it up and its supposed to populate it. So like one of ...
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'select All' option in SharePoint list column filters

I need 'Select All' option in SharePoint list column filter. So that if I click 'Select All' option than all filters of check boxes has to select.
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SharePoint 2013-Lync2010 - Presence not working for multi user people column

we have a SharePoint 2013 farm and we use Lync 2010 on our desktops. I am using IE 9 browser to view the site. I have a team site with a library. To the library I have added a people column and ...
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On Premise Setup with My Sites on Office 365

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise and we have O365 subscription and the idea is to have MySites and very basic team sites online with more sensitive and customized sites on premise. I've set it up so ...
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Upload Failed You are required to sign in to upload your changes to this location

I have oppened a word document from sharepoint and edited it When i clicked on SAVE i got this message on ribbon in the header of the document Upload Failed You are required to sign in to upload ...
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“Value cannot be null” exception while loading WorkflowServicesManager

I am trying to start a list workflow in SharePoint 2013 using client object model. But while loading WorkflowServicesManager, it throws the error below - Value cannot be null Parameter name: ...
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2013 Workflow not progressing after task complete

I'm having some issues with a workflow we have recently created to help assist us for IT Change Requests. The bulk of the workflow involves assigning approval tasks to two users, which change ...
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Implementing SSO in sharepoint 2013 with SAP

I am looking for a solution that will connect SAP from SharePoint. What is best way to create SSO in SharePoint 2013 to SAP. I am completely unaware of this type of requirement. Any one could explain ...
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Office documents are downloaded instead of opened

I am having an issue with documents such as Word and Excel being downloaded instead of opened via Office when accessed via a direct URL in SP 2013. I might expect this behavior in Chrome or Firefox, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Nested If Limit

In SharePoint 2007 the limit for the number of nested IF statements was 7. On the 8th SharePoint would return and error. On my 2010 site I made an error and added 8 nested IF statements and there was ...
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What is the best practice to deploy the SharePoint site from test to production environment?

We are beginning to start a new SharePoint 2010 and 2013 development projects, soon developing new features, lists, workflows, customizations to the SharePoint site, customization to list forms and ...
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Error when trying to Approve Master Pages

I am editing a SharePoint Enterprise 2010 site and every time I edit a masterpage on any of our site collections I get the error "That item is no longer available. It may have been deleted by another ...
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Event Log: Faulting application name: Fabric.exe, version: 1.0.960.0

I'm working on a SP2013. It was setup by someone else. I fixed most issues. But then I found there is this entry in event log. It happens frequently. Anyone knows anything about this error? ...
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Managing my user permissions for my Publishing site  enterprise wiki

I have created 5 separate enterprise wiki sites, which can be accessed using the following URLs:- …Wiki/HrManuals ..Wiki/SalesManuals ..Wiki/TechnicalManuals ..Wiki/legalManuals Now I need to ...
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exclude top navigation from sharepoint search

How do i exclude top navigation in sharepoint 2010 site from being seen by SharePoint search. I have tried adding noindex class to the control as below but it doesn't work. ...
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ListService.getListItemcompleted Event in BackgroundWorker's doWork Event not working

I am doing outlook 2007 vsto programming with SharePoint Server 2007. Now problem is that as I am calling getListItemAsync asynchronously so the GetListItemItem completed event is not firing.So the ...
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How to send email to a specific list item

Is there a way to for a user to reply to a workflow(generated on create item) email and make that email content attach to that particular list item? This list is a issue tracking list and part of a ...
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Manage external websites through SharePoint 2013

I have many HTML & ASPX sites hosted on IIS. I want centralized solution to manage those sites so I have selected SharePoint 2013 as platform. I do have ASP.NET application which handles all the ...
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Get SharePoint group permissions level name based on group name Using SharePoint Rest API

I am trying to get SharePoint User group permissions (Ex: Read, Contribute) based on the group name using SharePoint Rest API. My goal is to get the permission level of the group and disable features ...
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How to display Document Set contents on a page?

Is there any way of displaying the documents inside a Document Set in another page? What I would like to do is display (maybe through a Web Part) the contents of a Document Set in a page inside a ...
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Can anyone explain how to apply custom master page for Access denied page? is it possible?

I created custom AccessDeniedNew.aspx within the layouts folder in 15 hive. I have applied this customized page in my web application using PowerShell cmdlet as shown below Set-SPCustomLayoutsPage ...
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Can we restrict to overwrite field value in document library sharepoint 2013

In Sharepoint 2013 document library from Library Setting > Advance setting and edit the template and added columns from Insert > quick part for reusability. Now when i am creating new document. In ...
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Why does the Script Editor not work for a survey

Since MS SharePoint 2013 has a save and close button for surveys then of course all my responders click on save and close before the survey is over ! I want to hide the save and close button. Of ...
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Workflow to Export All Tasks on Project Server

I want to write a workflow that will export a list of all the tasks for all projects on a project server instance to an excel file. Is this possible in SP2013 or is there a better way to handle this? ...
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content type inside another content type in SharePoint Online

I need to maintain Projects as List Items in SharePoint Online List. I tried Task List which is built-in app. But After i create Sub Task for the Task, it is still able to make it as Task(one level ...
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Sharepoint Excel file opens Read Only when edit is selected

A user on a team sharepoint who has contribute permissions is getting a 'read only' version of ONE of the files in a folder. All other users can open normally and edit. However, when this user selects ...
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Opening documents redirecting to search after changing DNS

Open documents is not working correctly any more after changing the DNS settings and configure the alternate access settings. All documents (from before this change) in my library are (suddenly) ...
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How to make getpeerurl function always work even if ribbon is hidden in JSOM?

I want to use the getpeerUrl SharePoint 2013 function in JSOM to get the other variation URL for the current page. I have a solution here ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function() { ...
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Sharepoint List creation from ListTemplet .stp using CSOM

I want to create list using .stp file which is uploaded in to the list template Gallary. --> I am using Console application to create list in online site. --> have an any idea how to add list from ...
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How do I link the title column to the document in a document library SharePoint 2013

Since our name column is garbage a lot of times we clean provide a godd file description on the Title field thus we want to be able to click on the Title field to open the doc not the Name field. Any ...
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Add https binding for existing OWA farm

The site is externally accessible by a https url i.e. https://intranetsite and the OWA is configured for http://intranet How do I add OWA https bindings for https://intranetsite? And can I use the ...