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SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata accepting invalid terms

I currently have a problem regarding our Managed metadata field. At this point, our field is accepting invalid terms in the term set but is a valid term in the term store. Below are screenshots that ...
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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“Open in Explorer” fails despite a number of common fixes

I have an extranet solution in SharePoint 2013, running on Windows Server 2012 r2. When I try to use the "open in explorer" command in any SharePoint document library, I get the following message: "...
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Outlook add-in needs file explorer to run

I have made an outlook add-in that saves e-mails to a document folder through mailItem.SaveAs(@"\\\mysite\mylist\randomnumber.msg"). Sometimes, the email doesn't get saved, and show below error. ...
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Setup Live ID as an authentication provider for SharePoint 2013 On Premise

I am trying to create new identity provider for my on-prem SharePoint site that can authenticate windows live id. I have followed the steps explained in this blog. It ask for a prompt to select login ...
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How to create custom action using SharePoint hosted app

Is it possible to create "custom action" under the "Site Action" menu in "HOST WEB" using SharePoint Hosted App.? We do not want to follow the native method of packaging all the necessary files ...
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How to highlight hyperlink to SP custom list when new item appears in that list?

I created a hyperlink in SharePoint 2013 webpart area which redirects to custom list in SharePoint. That custom list will contain some announcements for SharePoint users. I need a solution to ...
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Logged as another user

UPDATE : I've totally disabled the Distributed Cache, however, the problem is still there. For the record, I've applied CU7 for AppFabric as well as SharePoint 2013 Server March '13 CU. No luck so ...
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The HTTP request is unauthorized with client authentication scheme 'Ntlm'. The authentication header received from the server was 'Basic Realm=“”'

I am trying to display Outlook calendar in Sharepoint 2013 on premise. I have done following things in Calendar Overlay added Outlook Web Access URL and Exchange WebService URl. But still i am getting ...
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Sharepoint in Explorer-View can't display images “because the file is empty”

I am administrating a SQL Server 2014 for our Sharepoint 2013. Currently users are facing the following issue: Using the Explorer View, some images randomly (at least I can't find a pattern until now)...
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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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Load Balancing Misbehaving

We have a web SharePoint farm with 4 WFE's. When testing the load balancing, we noticed that when we down a specific WFE, the whole farms stops working (no requests are processed). When any of the ...
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Get multiple values lookup field using camlquery

I've 3 lists (Agistors, Paddocks, Horses) Horse list has lookup field to Agistor list & lookup field to Paddock list (see Attachment) i'm looking for a solution using CSOM (javascript) to ...
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Method GetAppInfoByName does not exist?

I am trying out the tenant APIs towards an on-premise SharePoint 2013 Server install. This server is up to the October 2015 CU. I following the guidance on Vesa's post: I registered the server-stub ...
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What is a recommended way by Microsoft to achieve column audience targeting both in views and edit form section in sharepoint 2013?

I am new to sharepoint 2013 and exploring compatibility of its features with our requirement. in effort of making complaint management system using sharepoint 2013. I made form as Name ...
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Create a SharePoint Farm using SQL Azure

I have an on-premise installation of SharePoint 2013. I need to create a new farm (Using either SharePoint Configuration Wizard or Powershell) in SQL Azure. Using Configuration Wizard, it keeps ...
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Documents open in both the browser and client

My SharePoint 2013 site collection had been set to open all documents in the client application (by activating the site collection feature). After installing some security patches the other day, ...
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sharepoint workflow rest api add role assignment exception

I develop a workflow and i want to grant unique permission on item in list using sharepoint rest api http://sp_site/_api/web/lists/getByTitle('Test')/items(1)/breakroleinheritance(copyRoleAssignments=...
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How to provision External content Type using CSOM

Is it possible to provision External Content type and list using CSOM?
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Register -SPWorkFlowService gives 500 not found internal server error

I am trying to install and configure workflow manager since last many days but I am getting this 500.24 Internal server error or 500 not found error. Workflow manager 1.0 refresh with cu2 installed ...
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sp2013: Wildcard before and after search keyword in a list?

I am using sp2013. I have created a list. Inside this list I can search. When I search on a keyword it checks only if the results are compare. I would like to show also results where the keyword ...
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SharePoint 2013 Task List Status cannot complete after due date

I have task list where the status remains "Not Started" if i try to complete the task after the due date has crossed. Even when i write and event receiver and try to overwrite the field task status to ...
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Shared Documents webpart folder error

Getting a weird error that only seems to affect some of my web parts. I have a web part page on a subsite that's got its Shared Documents on there. The webpart works as expected if you click on the ...
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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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Windows Live ID Compliance Guide

I've been following this guide to set up Windows Live ID authentication (http://www.wictorwilen.se/Post/Visual-guide-to-Windows-Live-ID-authentication-with-SharePoint-2010-part-1.aspx) and it makes ...
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how to change the SharePoint folders image dynamically with different image in SharePoint

I want to change the default icon (Yellow Thumbnail) of the Image library folder with one of the image resides in every folder dynamically. Each folder contains 10-12 images, I want to put anyone of ...
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Browse Button or Link for Column with Hyperlink feature in list

How can I set a "browse button" or link under the NewForm.aspx & Editform.aspx for a SharePoint 2013 list, so while users are trying to add pictures, it allows them to browse and select 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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SharePoint 2013 - Break inheritance subsite

i want to break the inheritance of a subsite. I know which button I have to press to solve this problem. But if I press this Button in the Ribbon UI in SharePoint, I cann not break the inheritance of ...
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Site Visits returns zero

I am using CSOM to retreive data for SiteCollection Usage(SharePoint 2010 and 2013). My code is below: Site site = context.Site; Web web = context.Web; context....
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Migrating SharePoint Server 2010 to Server 2012 R2

Our customer has surprised with a new requirement. We are in the process of moving our SharePoint 2010 environment to a new server with a little more juice. No problem right? Well we got surprised ...
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Security Token For HttpSend Activity in SP2013 (On-Premise) for calling external Web API

I have an On-Premise SharePoint 2013 site configured for Multi Tenancy with FBA. I have a SP 2013 workflow. In that, I need to call a Web API from another IIS site, built using ASP.Net MVC. To be able ...
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Can't apply filter [ME] to person field updated by CSOM

I create calendar item and add user field value by SharePoint CSOM. Item successfully created but I can't apply [ME] filter to person field. Returned no results. But if I open item to edit and save ...
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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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Continuous Build & Integration for SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 Multi Tenant On-Premise Farm. We have some custom WSPs for various modules, which contain Site Columns, Content Types, Lists and Event Receivers. I was wondering if there is a ...
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How to update the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File object Author and Editor property after successful upload

I am trying to update the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File object Author and Editor property after successful update. below code I have written for that. foreach (Attachment att in attachments) { ...
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How I Export some managed meta data column of sharepoint Document Library using PowerShell

I am getting the value for my text field as i need but for my taxonamy column it also give guid id and my taxonomy column are multivalued so i want to export like as store in sharepoint document ...
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Desktop application needs to support all versions of SharePoint and SPO

I am connecting to the different SharePoint environments using the CSOM. Whats the best way to deploy the available DLLs to support all SharePoint environments? Do I need to dynamically instantiate ...
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Item Option (Parameter / Switch) in Backup-SPFarm & Restore SP-Farm for Multi-Tenant SharePoint 2013 Farm

I have a SharePoint 2013 Multi-Tenant Farm. Every tenant has a dedicated Content DB. I am trying to backup a particular Tenant using the following command, found in the Understanding multi-tenancy in ...
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Content Type Event Receiver in SharePoint 2013 Content Type Hub / Subscriber scenario

I have a SharePoint 2013 site with Multi Tenancy configured. I have a Managed Metadata Service also configured in Partitioned Mode since it is a multi tenant environment. I have a Visual Studio ...
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Prevent resetting termset connection taxonomy field content type hub

We have a setup where we have a content type hub with a range of taxonomy fields. Ideally we want to assign/connect the taxonomy fields on the destination site collections to individual domain ...
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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 ...
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The sandboxed code execution request was refused because the Sandboxed Code Host Service was too busy to handle the request in SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2013 on-Premise I was getting the error The sandboxed code execution request was refused because the Sandboxed Code Host Service was too busy to handle the request while uploading ...
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InfoPath Form workflow approval buttons disappeared

I have a user who complained today that the workflow approval buttons she usually saw at the top of a completed InfoPath form (within the web browser) were missing today. I don't do any of these ...
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Programmatically check for content type availability in subscribed sites

I have a multi-tenant SharePoint 2013 farm, which has Managed Metadata Service enabled in Multi-Tenant mode. In a Tenant, I have a Content Type Hub site where I have programmatically created Content ...
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We did not find any results for “your keyword” SharePoint search 2010

I'm working on SharePoint 2010 team site. I just want to search anything that contains my keyword. but whenever I put something in search box and hit search then it says "We did not find any ...
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Sharepoint 2010 on-prem opening documents as read only

As of today we started to experience that all documents in our SharePoint 2010 are being opened as read-only. There have been no changes to the system. No updates were installed. No GPOs were pushed. ...
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How to generate reports from MOSS survey List

I would like to generate reports from MOSS Survey list since out of the box options are very limited. I would like to publish this report to SharePoint so that users can view and download this report. ...
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Assign two users to a SharePoint 2013 workflow task

I want to assign a couple of users to a task in a SP 2013 workflow task that is developed via Visual Studio 2012. I tried assigning i:0#.w|mydomain\\spfarm;i:0#.w|mydomain\\muhammedh and I got the ...
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User Profile Import from Different environment

I just wondering if there is a way to import User profile from different environment. For instance copy the user profile import from Production environment to PreProd environment. Both environment ...