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Removing permissions from a user throwing exception - PowerShell

I was trying to remove Read permission to all sub-sites for a particular user. Following is the code that I tried so far - $site = Get-SPSite "http://pc152637/" foreach ($web in $site.AllWebs){ ...
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Make permissions read only for existing users of all sub-sites under a site

How to make permissions read only for existing users of all sub-sites under a site using power shell script? Other permissions like Full control, Contribute must be removed for the users.
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Master page nightmares

I cannot find any solution to the problem I am having so far. I hope someone can help me. I have a site collection with a custom master page. When I edit it (change the default css file used) I am ...
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Is accessing SharePoint content Database in code advisable?

I want to know if it is a correct thing to access SharePoint content database in code i.e (using custom SQL queries)? If not can anyone provide me with an explanation why shouldn't it be done?
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Remote Access to Sharepoint EDM

I have an EMD (Electronic Management Documents) developped with Sharepoint 2010 and I wanna access remotly from an application android, what's the solution in your opinions ? is there a specifics web ...
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How to remove the save and cancel buttons from Custom SharePoint List form(New form)

I want to add a custom webpart on a custom list form and remove the Save and Cancel buttons which are default. Is what i'm trying to do possible? If yes please tell me a good approach to do it? ...
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Timerjobs doesn't execute

I did an upgrade from SharePoint Foundation to Standard (inplace). The installation worked fine. The configuration wizard stopped at point 9 of 10 because it displayed it was at 10.00% on upgrading ...
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Migration from sp2010 to sp 2013 issue

In my company we have a site working under SharePoint 2010. This site contains some custom templates with custom web parts. Actually we have to migrate to SharePoint 2013. So i have created the ...
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Why does my Custom Sign In Page have a SPContext.Current that is always null?

Background Client needs there SharePoint site to be accessible using Form Based Authentication for external users and Windows Authentication for internal users (corporate). Have gone through and have ...
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Sharepoint 2013 SP1 not available

Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2013 has been pulled by Microsoft, however I now face an interesting dilemma: I have a DB backup, and am trying to re-instantiate the server it should be attached to, ...
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Extend a SharePoint 2013 site

Hello I am quite new to this depth when it comes to SharePoint so bear with me when you extend a SharePoint site it creates a new IIS site, but does it also create entry's in a SQL database and if so ...
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REST API Web/Lists SharePoint Online vs. On-Premise - different responses?

I'm currently working on a client application for iOS which retrieves documents libraries from a remote SharePoint 2013. To support SharePoint Online as well as On-Premise installations i got a test ...
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Logon Rule based on time

Is there any way to control when users can login in a site or not? Example: I have a bunch of FBA users that can only login in the site from monday to friday, each day from 6am to 7pm.
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How to consume external web services on SharePoint 2010

I'm trying to get data out from DB2 mainframe into SharePoint 2010. My Orz use common web services and one of the developers have given me the WSDL file that they have used before. I'm not sure how ...
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Deleting SharePoint survey results on daily bases

I have created a survey where users can indicate which sandwich they want to eat for lunch. Now I want the results to be deleted on a daily bases. Is this possible? I can't seem to find any options to ...
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Intranet logical architecture in SharePoint 2013

So, I am building a Intranet portal. I got my Physical architecture build thanks to tips from stackexchange users. Now i got som other thoughts. What is a preferred logical architecture for a ...
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event recevier takes current user as system account in sharepoint

I have a requirement,I need to create a alert when user joins a community in sharepoint 2013.On ItemAdded Event of this List,I am generating alert.bt it always take system account even if I login from ...
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Simple way to implement cascading drop down?

I am very new in SharePoint development. when I am doing a task, I got a problem in cascading drop down, so i need to select a value from one drop down depends on another one. i really don't know to ...
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Showing Reporting Services For 2008, dispite installated SQL 2012 Addin for SharePoint

I have installed SharePoint 2013 farm on Windows Server 2012 am and using SQL Server 2012 SP1 for database on another Windows 2012 Server. I want to install reporting Services for SQL Server 2012. I ...
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'Main' method suitable for an entry point error in SharePoint Event receiver

I have created a simple list event receiver with item adding,updating,and deleting events in SharePoint 2013. But some how it is giving me a strange build error when i try to deploy the event ...
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How to edit the fields on welcome page of document set properties

I have a document set with some items . Each item when pressed gets you to the welcome page fields , "Employee name , employee supervisor , employee type etc. I want to put values into those welcome ...
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How to group distinct values from a list using odata rest api

Hi I have a list with two fields "Regions" & "Countries" I am using a rest api to retrieve the list of just regions like so: ...
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Add refiners 'RefinableStringXX' to the SharePoint refinement panel using PowerShell

I have created a custom managed metadata field which is managed to one of my terms in the terms store. I have set up the 'RefinableString05' to my custom managed metadata crawl property as shown ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2007 always opens login.aspx when trying to edit custom page

I am new in sharepoint so this might be a stupid question but why when I try to edit any of my pages in sharepoint designer 2007 by going to "page" and "edit with sharepoint designer 2007" it always ...
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How to change my sharepoint hostname?

For example my SharePoint site is open from win-ah555085rrk/sites/empmgnt, I want it to be accessible from SPserver/sites/empmgnt. How can this be done?
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Thoughts on a SharePoint 2013 architecture?

My task is to build an Intranet environment. What should be the may thoughts when building a SharePoint topology from the ground, for a Intranet site with 1000-1500 users. My idea is to use the ...
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Infopath to Sharepoint: Create multiple list items from a date range?

I have a request from a client to create a SharePoint/InfoPath form that has Start Date and End Date fields. Their request is that when submitted it will make a separate entry for each day in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Setup error

I download Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, I tray to install it, first I install all prerequisite file, done but when I tray to install SharePoint I have this error " setup cannot continue ...
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Refinement panel with hierarchy of managed metadata in SharePoint 2013

I'm implementing managed metadata in a SharePoint 2013 on premise environment. This environment will have a lot of document libraries that make use of content types. In these content types, a site ...
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Mapped taxonomy field value

I have a taxonomy field that has 2 subcategories and each subcategory is having their own child categories. If my taxonomy field is mapped with to 'Category B' instead of 'Parent Category'. I am ...
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Cannot complete this action when using MigrateUser stsadm

OK, I am logged into the server using the Farm administrator account and attempting to migrate a user using: stsadm -o migrateuser -oldlogin domainA\JohnDoe -NewLogin domainB\JaneDoe ...
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Custom master page in sharepoint 2013 error Server tag

I made an HTML file (which works on the browser), map the drive... but when I want to open it in Sharepoint 2013 I have the following error : An error occured during the processing of ...
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How to know the right crawled property

I am trying to map a crawled property to a managed property. My intension is to get data from a site column present in a particular site collection in search. When searching for crawled properties, I ...
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SPSitedataquery Excluding a particular list

I'am using SPSitedataquery to query to 7 task lists but in all i have 8 task lists but i want to exclude 1 task list from the query how can i do it? Any ideas? Thanks in advance? Following is my code ...
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Update related list item when lookup value changes

On our SP2013 site, I have a task list where each task is assigned to a project via lookup column. Imagine a scenario similar to this: Software Project Software Task 1 Software Task 2 Software Task ...
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Still old Password appears in Sharepoint 2010!

I am using Windows athuentication for Sharepoint login. Using LDAP i have changed my old password in sharepoint but still i can able to login using old password. How can we resolve this problem.
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Add HTML elements programmatically

I think it is a very simple question, but I'm just stuck on it. I'm developing custom page for my SharePoint 2010 portal, and I need to add a button (or other elements) to my .aspx page: <input ...
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Powershell add sitecollection primary adminstrator

I want to create PS script to create sitecollection and add the primary and secondary sitecollection administrator. However i need to find out if the user account user that used to assign in ...
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Cross-site publishing on SharePoint 2013 Standard

I'm trying to set up cross-site publishing on the SharePoint 2013 Standard version, on premise. While trying to activate cross-site collection publishing feature I get the error as here NOSCOPE The ...
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Web analytics in Sharepoint 2013 as 2010

In Sharepoint 2010 i have good reports as shown on picture below: What is the best way to get same result in SharePoint 2013? I can not use ootb solutions. Solution must consider users, who dont ...
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Error in restoring a sharepoint2013 site collection using powershell command

We have requirement to restore an existing site collection in share point 2013 to a new site in share point 2013 and for this we have taken back up of the old site collection using this power shell ...
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SPFieldUserValue on a Person or Group field where multiple selection is turned on

I have a list Called Notification Groups which has a Person or Group field where multiple selection is allowed. Following is my code SPList list = web.Lists["Notifications Group"]; ...
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How to begin with making a custom web part in Visual Studio, collecting data from lists across different sites?

First of all I'd like to say that I'm very new at working with Visual Studio 2013 and with C# as well. I want to make a certain web part in Visual Studio 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 test environment. ...
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Display textbox for ItemStyle and MainContentQuery customization

I have the requirement to display a textbox on the content query webpart editor pane in which a user can type the path to a custom ItemStyle.xsl and MainContentQuery.xsl and the webpart will use the ...
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Configuring SharePoint 2010

I am trying to configure a existing SharePoint environment to the standards set, so my question is Is it possible to change the path of virtual directory of the application after it has been ...
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Approvers user tasks

I have site in Sharepoint 2007 server. I am using the workflow to assign task to task list. when task is assign to particular user at that time User is assigned in Approvers group. The problem is ...
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Can't read from Source file or disk when moving document in Explorer View

We have come across an issue in our SharePoint implementation whereby moving documents (Cut and Paste) between two different sites using Explorer View causes the following error: Can't read from ...
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Retrieve List Items Using JavaScript gives unexpected response from server

I'm extremely new to SharePoint and was recently experimenting with the client side object model. I've used one of MSDNS examples. however, I seem to be getting this error response : "request ...
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How to activate features on deployment

I have a package with several features all scoped at the web level. I would like to have all of these features activated once the solution is deployed. I see feature receivers, but don't see an ...