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Sharepoint 2013 Really Slow

I have been working with Sharepoint 2013 in our small office. However, i notice the sharepoint is very slow. Not always slow. Intermittent slow. When i first access the page it will take long for the ...
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Automating SharePoint Foundation 2013 Backups

I am relatively new to SharePoint and am trying to figure out how to automate the backups for my SharePoint Foundation 2013 server. I want to store the backups on a network share on a different ...
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Difference Between Item.Update and Item.SystemUpdate?

When I use Item.Update there is an error while updating the item, producing the following trace: Name :XYZ.xml Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: The file ABC/EFD/CC Approver 1/XYZ.xml has been ...
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How do identify a web server from a an app server- SharePoint 2013 Farm

Im trying to figure out which server is an app server/web server - One is SP01 and the other is SP02 see below Im thinking SP02 is a web server. Thanks in Advance SP01 Microsoft SharePoint Server ...
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How to get the Last Modified Date and Time of an Excel file in a Sharepoint using VBA?

i am creating a macro file with command buttons that when you click it, it will display the properties esp the last modified date and time of an Excel file uploaded in a SharePoint site. How can i do ...
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Single calculated Site Column for multiple content types

I have a list with three content types. I need to have a calculated status column in items for all three content types. The status calculation formula is different for all the content types. Since ...
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redirect survey for after clicking finish - using presaveaction

I'm trying to redirect users to a custom URL after hitting the finish button. I can get the page to redirect but the survey isn't marked as completed and no data is saved. I'm using this below: ...
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Passing Parameters On Ribbon Button Click

I have added a button to the ribbon for a specific content type on a list (parent list). This is the only content type on the parent list. When an item in the parent list is selected and then the ...
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Toggle Developer Dashboard not working

I just ran the following as administrator stsadm -o setproperty -pn developer-dashboard -pv ondemand The operation completed successfully. I see the icon to the right of my name and attempt to ...
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Sharepoint Survey List Question (OOTB) Column needs character limit

When a survey is entered with one question displaying in the Box On Home Page , there needs to be a character limit so that the box doesn't stretch so far as to go into other web parts and the footer. ...
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Display all groups on 1 page instead of 30 per page.

I'm trying to find all groups in a site and their users. We don't have access to the server so I can't run any scripts to get that information. I know how to find all the groups but the page shows ...
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InfoPath customize action when button is clicked

In an InfoPath 2013 form that accesses a custom list, I would like to add functionality to the form. When a user clicks on a button, checkbox, and/or some other item, I would like to change a ...
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Multiline textbox in picture library wraps text

I have a multiline text box in a picture library. When I edit, newlines are displayed. When I display, all the text wraps and it's difficult to read (multiple paragraphs merge). What's the best way ...
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retrieve the document in sharepoint library when retrieving other data it has to retrieve the document also and how to search inside the document

I am created document library in sharepoint online and i am uploaded data and document successfully but i have a problem when i am retrieving that datas, data is perfectly retrieving but document ...
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How best to stream an SPFile stored in RBS

We use Remote Blob Storage (i.e. SQL FileStream) and SharePoint 2010 to store our files. We have a web service providing access to parts of SharePoint. One part of this web service includes serving ...
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Missing Setup File

I am facing below error. I have created web part in SharePoint 2010 solution and deploying that web part in Sharepoint 2013 Foundation. After I install webpart I face bellow error in central ...
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Infopath 2013 edit for date probably needs a regular expression

In an InfoPath 2013 form that uses a custom list, I want to be able to create an edit for a date. This would occur when the user does not use the date picker but uses enters a value. If the user ...
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Deploying a webpart in additional page head delegate control

I am deploying a simple webpart in AdditionalPageHead delegate control but the changes do not show up below is my element.xml file <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Workflow not firing for non-admin user

I created and tested a workflow which first (1) creates records on a list which 4 people have access to and (2) sends various emails. Neither (1) nor (2) are firing so i assume my workflow is failing ...
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WorkflowProperties.Item has uninitialized values on second run

I'm developing sequential workflow for Sharepoint 2010. It starts at item creation and it has activities as follows: onWorkflowActivated, then createTaskWithContentType and onTaskChanged in while ...
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Using SPLongOperation Within ItemUpdating Event Receiver

I have an event receiver triggered on ItemUpdating that may take some time to run. The code is as follows: using (SPLongOperation longOperation = new SPLongOperation()) { //Custom Messages on ...
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Webpage cannot be found when inserting downloaded sharepoint store app

Trying to configure an environment for sharepoint apps on foundation. The app downloaded from the sharepoint store but when I add any app to the page is seems to always give that the webpage can't ...
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How to Read XML attribute?

I have XMl file that has various file attachments when the attachment is empty the xsi:nil="true" will be set so i want to read this attribute
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Sharepoint 2010 Foundation: Workflow to set up repeating Audit Tasks and reminders

Novice to Sharepoint. Looking for some advice regarding Workflows. I'm running Sharepoint 2010 Foundation. I've been asked to design an Audit Document Workflow. The Manager will create factory ...
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Error in pages: a cobalt blue error was thrown

While editing some standard Wiki pages, I have noticed this ugly pattern. Once in a while randomly but on all people and all browsers simply clicking on a page calls the A blue cobalt error was ...
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Creating an Approval workflow based on the list values using visual studio 2010

I have a list with the company name, business process and workflow initiation. The Business Process could be Purchase Order/ Leave Request. Workflow Initiation is a radio button which could be ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow 2013 Suspends with HTTP 500

I have created a SharePoint designer workflow which works perfectly but as soon as i put a send email action the workflow gets suspended and gives the following error RequestorId: ...
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SP Foundation 2010 - programmatically set custom master page in site template

I created a site template from a one page site that uses a custom master page for the front end, the default master for the back end. When a new site is created from the template, the front end page ...
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Removing “<pdf:Producer>” from HitHighlighting results in Sharepoint with Foxit PDF IFilter

In my search results, I am getting something like this included in the HitHighlight section of the result item in the "Search Core Results" web part: <pdf:Producer>Microsoft® Word 2010 ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have a SharePoint 2010 Foundation which I am trying to upgrade to 2013 Foundation. Here is how I want to do it: I have two different facilities each with a Functional Web Server and SQL server. If ...
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Why Microsoft named its sp hive folder 12 ,14 and 15

This might not be good question to be asked here. But yesterday one interviewer asked me why Microsoft named its SharePoint 2010 hive folder 14 not 13 as preceded SharePoint 2007 hive folder was named ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow to automatically trigger another workflow to start

I have a workflow (1) that takes values from an infopath form and upates those values to a list called Employees. On the employees list I have another workflow (2) that is set to run when an item is ...
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Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders?

I am working on SharePoint Admin and Development part. One of our customer is using SharePoint 2013. User is getting Special character issue while uploading file in SharePoint 2013. We are searching ...
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“Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you” only for root site

Has anyone come across a situation (in SP2013) where accessing http://myserver.domain.com/ Gives "Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you", yet any other address, including the address of the ...
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List out all artifacts in SharePoint 2007

I am going to migrate SP 2007 to SP 2013 skipping SP 2010, before that I want to get the list of artifacts exists in the SP 2007 (eg: List, Lib, workflows, event receivers, etc) One important thing I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Preloader

I'm wondering if there is any possible way to add a pre-loader like jQuery plugin to SharePoint. Not like when the page is fully loaded, show a loading gif. But something similar to SharePoint dialog ...
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Programmatically after completing a survey[Out Of Box] Redirect a user to a Home page?

I have a survey [Out Of Box] list with multiple questions once i fill up and click on finish it should get redirected to Home Page page. How To Do It Programmatically.?
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SharePoint Designer workflow executing same lines\steps multiple time in single instance

I am working SharePoint 2010 workflow. I am facing an issue. Problem: 1) I have few workflows running on different situation 2) Out of all workflows one is set to execute on "Item Created" 3) This ...
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Setting ContentEditorWebPart ContentLink property to absolute path

To avoid adding some static HTML to my custom masterpage, and allow the end-user to easily change it by just changing an HTML file instead of the masterpage, I'm trying to embed a static ...
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Multi Level dropdown for top navigation in SharePoint 2013 Foundation?

We are moving from SP 2007 MOSS to SP 2013 Foundation. Now I am able to move content to SP 2013. But major part is missing in Foundation Multi-Level DropDown for top navigation (level 2). I know, this ...
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using Mount-SPContentDatabase to change from dbname to db alias

Is it possible to change the content database of a site from a machine name to a SQL alias in SharePoint 2013? The SharePoint admin content database is correctly configured. But I have a site(s) that ...
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Is there a painless way to find which SharePoint 2010 service packs are installed if any?

I am trying to verify, without a code drop or scripting, which exact flavor and service packs for SharePoint 2010 are installed on the server farm we run on, but haven't found an easy means to do so. ...
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Assembly Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagementfor SharePoint 2010

I'm looking for the dll Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagement for a project in SharePoint 2010 where there are DocumentSet Where could I download this?
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SharePoint bilingual site best practices

I have planned a bilingual site, based on SharePoint 2013 platform. Can you tell me what are the good practices for this? My client does not want to use third-party tool.
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SharePoint databases to be migrated

I am planning to migrate from SP 2007 to SP 2013. I migrated a content database and everything was successfully. I have only one site collection (the one I migrated as test) and it has some pages. I ...
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When I was attempting to click on sharepoint datecontrol on google chrome browser page getting reload

I have put a SharePoint date-time control in asp.net application page for SharePoint 2013...Problem here is at the time of attempting to click on date picker, page getting reload in "GOOGLE CHROME ...
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Crawl files with no file extension

Here is an interesting problem I cannot seem to find an answer to. I have a client that has several files from email message exports that do not have a file extension (e.g. PDF, DOC). These files, ...
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Start a workflow for collecting Items

I have a list that contains a number of Key Performance Indicators (KPI), each department have to insert their own KPI each month. I want to create a workflow (or something else) that send them a ...
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Unable to remove app from SharePoint 2013 site

I've seen this problem in several places in our dev and test implementation of SharePoint 2013. Especially in sites where there has been a lot of testing where people uninstall and install apps. The ...
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Sharepoint 2010 MasterPage Custom ASPX Pages

I'm building a custom MasterPage and almost done. I deployed it to the final project and start testing. Everything seems perfect except some pages. Like if I click on my name the drop down menu will ...