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SharePoint 2013 Cumulative Update (October 2013) Order of Installation on App & Web Servers

While configuring cumulative updates for SharePoint 2013 on App and WFE Servers can we install CU on both App and WFE servers simultaneously? Or we should complete the installation on App Server first ...
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On website AD login, how to remind user to change his AD password which is due for expiry?

We are using SharePoint 2010. The website is an intranet portal with AD username authentication. When user opens the site in IE, the login window popsup. When user enters username and password and ...
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SharePoint Maximum ListView Threshold

What is the maximum listview threshold that can be set on a SharePoint list? What i mean to say is, threshold above the default value that is 5000. And are there any effects on the performance of a ...
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SharePoint Server 2013 Prerequisites installer on Win Server 2012 R2

I'm trying to install the Prerequisites by running the prerequisiteinstaller.exe but i'm stuck at this Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role: configuration error I have tried the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Can I use Visual Studio 2012 express edition for web-parts and app parts?

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I want to develop the app and web parts using visual studio 2012 express edition. Can I use vs 2012 express edition to create app and web parts for SharePoint 2013? Can ...
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Sharepoint Server 2013 installation: why ArpWrite action fails?

Installation of prerequisites for Sharepoint 2013 server x64 (on Windows Server 2008R2, 12-core physical server) succeeded, but Sharepoint breaks installation and installation rollbacks on the ...
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Visual Studio 2012 Breakpoints do not hit

I have developed a simple visual webpart for SharePoint 2013 in Visual Studio 2012. The .apsx page only has one label. Then I say deploy and attach to process w3wp and refresh the webpage where I have ...
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Email notifications from document library do not get sent

I have set up email notifications for 2 accounts in a document library. Both accounts have Full Control on that library. After setting up the alerts, the 2 accounts recieved 2 informational emails ...
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Configuring SSL certificate for SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2008

I'm trying to configure my SSL certificate for my SharePoint site. I'm using this site : http://blogs.msdn.com/b/fabdulwahab/archive/2013/01/21/configure-ssl-for-sharepoint-2013.aspx I'm stuck on step ...
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Incoming e-mail stop in “drop” folder

I have library configured to receive attachments. I configured the SMTP and SharePoint to receive e-mail, in my old scenery SharePoint 2010 this worked, but in migrated SharePoint 2013 don't work. The ...
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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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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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Single Sign On between two web applications?

In my SharePoint 2013 Server farm I have two web applications: Simple intranet portal (http://portal) My Sites (http://portal:8080) Problem is that users have to authenticate to each application. ...
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SharePoint Silverlight media player not working properly

I have created a custom webpart to show list of video files in asp:gridview from asset library and play on the same page using Silverlight Media Player, below is code of gridview design - ...
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Update AD password for username in SharePoint 2010

we are using SharePoint 2010. Need reference articles for foll. requirement: There is a webpart with 3 textbox's for username, original password and new password. We need to allow user to be able to ...
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search box above every column of list in sharepoint 2010

The problem I am having is that I want to show search box above every column in list in my sharepoint site. But the number of columns in each list are different. Is there a dynamic way to do so?? I ...
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Create Edit Control Block (ECB) on View with JSLink

I have a question about ECB: In Sharepoint 2013, how to create Edit Control Block (ECB) in view with JSLink. I use JSLink to modify the default view, but I can't display the ECB context menu with ...
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SharePoint 2010 search crawl log error

I want to get us out of the search crawl log error "The Share Point item being crawled returned an error when attempting to download the item". As per few article I did the changes in registry, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Web analytics

So SharePoint 2013 has some changes to the way the web analytics works, it moves it into the search service from what I read but from there I'm confused. I've been doing lots of reading it sounds like ...
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SharePoint 2010 FormDigest issue: InvalidFormDigest

I'm getting weird error with publishing pages and form digest. When publishing page is in Published state __REQUESTDIGEST hidden field value is "InvalidFormDigest". I also have Notes web part on this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom save button - Handling click using Javascirpt

We have created a custom list with a cutom edit form using Visual Studio 2013. At the bottom of the page, we need to add a button which will perform custom tasks and submit the form for update. I'm ...
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Visual Studio 2013 remote development

I've a Sharepoint 2013 installation in a Server 2008 machine. My development machine runs Windows 7 and I've got Visual Studio 2013 installed. I want to create a sharepoint 2013 project but I have ...
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The Security Token Service is unavailable

I have to problems left on my dev machine. 1. The Security Token Service is unavailable 2. Get the user profile sync serve started. I am getting the following error every 5 minutes in my event log ...
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Broken Lists Cannot Be Deleted

There are a few lists in a SharePoint Server 2010 development environment that are broken. Due to this situation, clicking the lists in the SharePoint Web interface throw .NET exceptions, and viewing ...
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Undo wrong installation of SharePoint 2013 Service Pack

I installed Service Pack 1 of SharePoint 2013 Foundation instead of Service Pack 1 of SharePoint 2013 server. I have SharePoint 2013 server installed. How can I undo this? I tried going to Control ...
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In a site with two servers where can I expect to see my ULS log entry?

I'm using SPDiagnosticsService to write an entry to the ULS logs. On a load-balanced environment with 2 front-end servers I can't find the entries at all, but it works fine on my local dev environment ...
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Migrating SharePoint Content database from 2010 to 2013

Source Environment: 1.) SharePoint 2010 2.) 1 site collection 3.) 8 sites in that site collection. The requirement i have is to move the site collection along with all the data from 2010 to 2013. ...
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Bug in SharePoint 2013 : adding a enterprise wiki page

When I view my site content and go to the pages library ( Enterprise wiki template ) I can add a new Enterprise wiki page from the ribbon ( select new than enterprise wiki page ). It redirect me to a ...
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Which is the best possible way to connect to SharePoint Sites using Client Object Model

I came across a complex situation (imo) which is why I am asking this question. I am developing an application where in, I connect to all SharePoint Sites specified by user and all its sub sites using ...
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Recursive call for SPListItem Update method when called from a event receiver ItemUpdated

I have fallen in a serious problem about the SPListItem Update method. When I make a event receiver to intercept SPListItem change or update with SPItemEventReceiver ItemUpdated method, the event is ...
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How to work with SharePoint Roles Claim?

I'm working with a Claims-base authentication and I'm wondering what kind of roles I can put for a Claim of the type: http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/claims/role
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Need site inventory tool for SharePoint 2007 that doesn't require server access

We're migrating from 2007 to 2010 and I need a full inventory (site, libraries, lists) so I can remove stuff that's no longer being used. However, everything I've found so far requires server access. ...
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SP2010: How to automatically check in a document after X amount of time

In SP2010 I'm looking for a way to automatically check in a document using a system account if the user leaves it checked out for X amount of days. I imagine I'll probably have to use a VS workflow ...
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Displaying the sharepoint server date and time under the username

I am trying to display the server date and time under the username inside my SharePoint 2013 server. I did the following :- On the master page I added the following “currentdate” Div :- ...
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Parent terms missing in breadcrumb path

I have a site collection named "Faculty" and a subsite named "General". For "General", I have multiple pages in that subsite. The content of the quick launch navigation for the subsite is based on a ...
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Set New Page Default Settings to “Inherit default page layout from parent site” in sharepoint 2013 using powershell script

I want to set New Page Default Settings to "Inherit default page layout from parent site" in sharepoint 2013 subsites using powershell script. I have tried with publishing-web ...
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Subsite creation issue

I created a site in french. Then I've created a subsite to this site (also in french), I saved this subsite as a template. Later I deployed my site on another web application and I applied an english ...
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Reading Web Part custom properties using JavaScript client object model in SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to read visual web part custom properties using Java script client object model in SharePoint 2010?
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Setting up a 2nd web application on another port

I have a Web application on SharePoint 2010 setup on Port 80. I would like to set up another Web Application for My Sites on Port 81. I have followed all of the steps to do this and can successfully ...
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sharepoint development environment

Does Microsoft provide free online development environment for SharePoint 2010? If yes . Please can you share the link and how to access it Even if access is limited to one month or so...
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SharePoint Server 2010 upgrade: An error occurred while enabling Enterprise features

While trying to upgrade from SharePoint Server 2010 to SharePoint Enterprise 2010, I kept getting the following blocking error: An error occurred while enabling Enterprise features. Refer to the ...
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Search Service Application error

Search Service Application in SharePoint 2010 server is showing an error when trying to access the Content Source, Crawl Logs etc from Crawling Menu item. Following is the error message: ...
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Problem in batch processing data with angular bracket

Trying to insert some data into multiline of text SharePoint field using batch processing. It was working fine if it doesn't have any words within <> angular bracket. If it has any words inside the ...
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Unable to export all the data from Share Point list

In my Share Point list has 23072 records, but I am able to exports only 2000 records. It has multivalued, Lookup, Yes/No & Calculated type columns and around 64 columns are there. Any ideas, How ...
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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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SP 2013 My Site - Tasks - Page can't be displayed

On a SP 2013 My Site on 2 different environments we see the same behavior, that the page /personal/useraccountname/AllTasks.aspx could not be found. Has anybody come across this issue before or do ...
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How can I use SharePoint Server 2013 to search for Yammer content?

What options are there for either indexing Yammer content from an on premises farm or federating search. So far I've only seen REST API that provides results for current user, but I don't think it's ...
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Accessing a 3rd party REST service from sharepoint 2010

I'm trying to integrate a pretty simple REST service from Sharepoint. This service is hosted on a different domain, and I just need to do a GET against it to pull a JSON array of data on page load ...
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How to upgrade a Visual Studio Project from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 (VS 2010 to VS 2012) - For WebParts, MasterPage, AppPage, User Controls

We have a SharePoint 2010 project solution which we are trying to uprgade to SharePoint 2013. This includes webparts, application pages, user controls, masterpage, etc. Foll. is the procedure we ...
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Uninstall Workflow manager client

I have been fighting to get workflow manager installed and running on my dev server for about two weeks, installing/uninstalling/reinstalling over an over again. I was FINALLY able to get it working ...