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SharePoint 2013 Connection Issues in Windows from External Network

I am connecting to SharePoint 2013 from an external network. Everything on the site seems to work fine, except when something happens which opens up a windows frame inside of the browser (i.e. adding ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Office Web Apps

I am trying to get SharePoint 2013 Foundation to work with Office Web Apps, but it does not seem to be working. I followed this guide to get it setup. I have it setup behind a reverse proxy (ISS ...
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SP2013 Send to connections feature. Setting URL of document in final location

We setup the Send to Connections feature in SharePoint 2013 to send Sharepoint document to an external system. The send functionality is successful and returns the following page. Home : Operation ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 deletes web parts when editing a page

Simple to reproduce.. this is done on SharePoint 2013 Foundation on a "Team Site". 1) Go into Site Pages and add a new "wiki page" 2) Change the Page Text Layout to "Two Columns with One Header" 3) ...
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How to create Two Week View of Calendar in Sharepoint 2010

There is an option of Week View when I am using the Calendar web part, it is showing One week view. I want to create Two(2) week view of Calendar. How can I create Two week view of Calendar? Is there ...
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Sharepoint 2010 list Multiple line of text field not showing up in SSRS 2012

I'm working on a report using s SharePoint 2010 list as a data source. Its all good but a field with a multiple line of text(But marked as plain text) doesn't show up in the field list at all. When i ...
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Can the choices in a Field Type=Choice be updated when referenced in Content Type

Using Visual Studio I am creating several custom Tasks to be created in a Workflow. Each of the Tasks have the same fields -- an area for appending comments and a Choice field for indicating where the ...
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Deactivating web Feature causes error, “DataSourceID of 'TopNavigationMenu' must be the ID of a control of type IHierarchicalDataSource”

I have a feature receiver that changes the homepage of a site (rootfolder.welcomepage). The feature deploys fine but on deactivation it shows an unhandled exception error. The feature receiver seems ...
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Repeated Column Definitions when developing List Template

I am using Visual Studio to create a state workflow. As part of my solution I am creating a custom Document Library template. The template includes the required custom content type and some custom ...
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Importing Project file to SharePoint task list without MS Project

I have an MPP file which I wish to display on a SharePoint task list. Is it possible to do this without opening the document up in MS Project first and syncing it there. Everything I have found ...
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Few Projectproperty and Listproperty fields returning empty values (CrossListQueryInfo)

I am running a CrossListQueryInfo and the ViewFields for the CAML includes <ProjectProperty Name="Title"/> <ProjectProperty Name="Url"/> <ListProperty Name="Title"/> ...
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Content Type Columns not showing for Image Library

I have created the following 2 Site Column Definitions and a Content Type that incorporates both of the site columns A List Definition of type Picture Library that utilizes the Content type. however ...
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Deploying Ribbon Button Across all sites in a site collection

I have created a custom ribbon button using SharePoint designer 2010 for a library in a site and have associated a workflow to it. How to extend this functionality to all the sites in a site ...
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SharePoint 2010 Configuration wizard fails at step 2

We have installed SharePoint 2010 on one of our local Dev server. The issue that we are facing is during running configuration wizard. When i start running configuration wizard it fails at step 2 ...
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Sharepoint Workflows - Task Process

Can someone explain to me how the task process works? I have read ...
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Sharepoint 2010 publishing page does not save changes

I'm facing a bug - publishing page does not save changes of title field. I go to Site Actions -> Edit Page, make changes to content fields and then I click Check In -> Publish. After refreshing the ...
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Including image in SharePoint survey answer and hiding elements only work on the first page

I would like to add some text/remove some text etc to a sharepoint survey page. Which i have done using jquery/jscript.But unfortunately it only works on the first page. Any ideas how i can get it ...
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How can i have no answer questions(free text) using sharepoint 2010 survey

I would like to have a free text with no answers.Can this be done using the Sharepoint 2010 survey? I would also like to have terms and condition at the end of the survey. Any ideas? Thanks in ...
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SharePoint 2013 error not loading ribbon and can't activate features

I have a new sharepoint web application and i the ribbon doesn't load for both lists and libraries.I also can't activate any feature. Trying also to figure out why i can't crawl and search a ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 Manual Refresh List

I have a SharePoint 2013 custom list with thousands of data in it. So under the Web Part Properties -> AJAX Options on the list web part, I have enabled Asynchronous Update and Show Manual Refresh ...
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How to link between two documents uploaded in doc library

I have a task where I have been given two documents(in word/.doc format). I need to create multiple links inside doc1 and clicking those should navigate to the respective sections in doc2. Both will ...
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Unable to get related information from related list and display it on textbox on parent list using logged in user

I have two lists Created for my leave application in sharePoint. I need related information's come from related list (Leaveinfo) and display it on the textbox in Parent list (LeaveApply). I have ...
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Recreate ootb Timer Job

Just accidentally deleted an out-of-the-box timer job in SharePoint Foundation 2010, the "Change Log" Timer Job, using PowerShell (SPJobDefinition.Delete()) in a farm with only one server. How can I ...
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Cannot create SharePoint 2010 workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013

Has anybody encountered the error below in creating SharePoint 2010 workflows in SharePoint Designer 2013? The list of workflow actions on the server references an assembly that does not exist. ...
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How to upload documents FROM sharepoint to an external content management server?

How to upload documents "FROM" sharepoint to an external content management server? Is there a way to provide external CMS as source to sharepoint content server?
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Use SharePoint 2013 “like” button as a “Sign up” button for events

I'm trying to create an SP 2013 list which I'm planning to use as Events calendar and hope you'll be able to help me with some ideas. The idea is the following: Everyone will be able to create ...
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SkyDrive PRO Form based authentication

I am new to Sharepoint and this is my second time i am going to do something on Sharepoint. I was assigned a task to research about SkyDrive Pro to find out the possibility of having form based ...
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Linq to Sharepoint throws System.IndexOutOfRangeException

I have used entity class generated from SPMetal to retrieve data from sharepoint list. Frequently I am getting the below error on the sharepoint page and not able to do anything in the site. This ...
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Having issues looking at all old versions

I've been trying to look at older versions of a file but keep getting this error? Any idea what it's happening? I've looked at the source of the document within Excel and it's looking for a copy ...
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Return a Single Entity from SharePoint OData Service

I've created a custom OData service in SharePoint 2010 to return a list of entities representing subsites, however I'd also like to be able to return the root. To this end, I've created a function to ...
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Exception when deleting webpart Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.WebPartPageUserException

I have been looking for any leads on this direction on the web and most of the issues I have found is when they try to add a webpart but I am running across the issue where I am getting an exception ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - External List view/edit item in modal dialog

I have an External List, reading from a WCF. When I open an item (view item), I want it to open in a modal dialog. The External Data Source has 'read item' and 'read list' set up from WCF services. ...
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How I create a View for more lists?

It is my first question and I a noob in Sharepoint but I get a task to set a view for a list. I explain the idea. Our company has a teamsite where we can see who have task and who do this task. Now ...
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SP Designer modified content deployment to the production server

I have a question here on deployment to production server. Definitely this is not related to content deployment path/job to the production server. In our development set up we will create all web ...
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Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'CamelotException' with message 'Could not get the requested setting

I started using Sharepoint with Camelot PHP Tools and a sharepoint site. I am trying to list data from the sharepoint site but to no avail as errors get popping up and I just can't understand.I have ...
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SSRS reports deployment in production server

We have 50 SSRS report created in SharePoint 2010 integrated mode. Now we want to move these 50 SSRS reports to production server. Do we need to create script for this deployment (of report in ...
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Long running process on Azure SharePoint Virtual machine

I started a SharePoint Virtual machine, and I ran a process that might take 2-3 days to complete. However, once I close the remote connection, Windows closes the session, and it seams like everything ...
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Hide Approve/Reject button for the user who has created request

I want to Hide the Approve/Reject button from the top ribbon, specifically for the users who has created the request and placed for approval. Currently, If user ABC has created request and XYZ has to ...
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Ampersand help in an article from a SharePoint Novice

I have an article I need to post on my company intranet that we use SharePoint. I need to put a company name that has the ampersand sign in the title. Is this possible? I tried a few codes that I ...
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Search Query Results Showing Folders

Recently there was a problem with the SharePoint Search Application service, so a new one was created (old one still exists temporarily). Since we recreated the service, however, we have noticed odd ...
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Multiple Column Lookup field from Access to Sharepoint

I have two fields called "Tool ID" and "Tool Name" in my main "Tools" table in Access. "Tool ID" is set as the primary key, in that it gives each tool a unique autogenerated number. When I ...
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How can I manage an AD group through SharePoint?

I have a hosted SharePoint and Exchange environment and want to manage email distribution list memberships through SharePoint. Assuming I have some universal security group in AD which is mail-enabled ...
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Choice between NTLM or Kerberos

For an SharePoint 2010 intranet application how to decide which authentication type Kerberos or NTLM is suitable ? In few cases Kerberos is mandatory but in NTLM is also suitable in few other cases. ...
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How to change the Product key for Sharepoint 2013

We would like to change our product Key from trial. Please advise. We cant re-install the sharepoint as it is our production environment. Is there any other solution ?
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How can I create distribution lists from groups in SharePoint Foundation 2013?

The SharePoint site in question is internet facing extranet site built on SharePoint 2103 Foundation. There is no Active Directory or Exchange Server and the site members have email addresses from ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Search result pages being combined when they are not the same in anyway

I have a content source and rules setup that enable my search to crawl the following type of URL's with parameters to a custom web part page. ...
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How do I get the attachments for a SP 2010 list to sort the attachments in alpha order by document name?

I hope someone can help me PLEASE. How do I get the attachments on my SharePoint 2010 List item to sort in alphabetical order by document name?
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Weird error while trying to attach default sharepoint workflow to Document Library in a console application

I am trying to loop though all the document libraries in a sharepoint site and attach the default sharepoint approval workflow [Approval - Sharepoint 2010] to each of them. This is something quite ...
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Anonymous user when subscribing to RSS feeds for a List on an Internet facing site throws “An unexpected error has occurred”

I have an Internet facing SharePoint 2010 site collection which has anonymous access enabled, the list is set to view items for anonymous users. The anonymous users can view the list, but when you ...
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Cannot call CreateSite with dual-zone authentication enabled

I have a web application set up with two extended zones (Default/Internet and Intranet). The default zone uses claims authentication (for external users) and the intranet zone uses windows auth. When ...