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SharePoint 2013 Jan 2016 Updates

Is anyone here experience problems in SharePoint after installing the latest JAN 2016 on 13th Jan 2016 (Western Australian Time) updates for SharePoint 2013. I am guessing it could be KB3114503 update ...
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SharePoint 2013 CMIS producer NTLM authentication

I was able to integrate with SharePoint 2013 CMIS producer only by using Basic HTTP Authentication! According to Microsoft all other authentication methods are available, but so far I wasn't able to ...
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Reduce “noderunner.exe” impact

I have a SharePoint server that is relatively slow. When I look on the task manager, I can see that noderunner.exe is RAM consuming process. I saw that my Get-SPEnterpriseSearchService returns ...
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How to set character limit for Multiple lines of text Column?

I have created a custom list with a Multiple line of text type column. When the user enters a value in this field in the "add new item" form, I do not want the user to enter more than 1000 characters. ...
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Context Search box on MySite does not redirect to Search Center when Search Results WebPart is on the same page

I am facing a strange problem that is easy to reproduce with SharePoint 2013: Go to the MySite Add a search results webpart. Change the search result webpart to a static query Use the context ...
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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 following:...
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Efficient way to retrieve all list items

I am retrieving all items from list containing around 4000 items. But it seems to take longer time to fetch all items which is ~15 to ~22 seconds. Is there any best way to fetch all items from list in ...
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Content database shows no site collections

I accidentally removed one of the content databases from a web application. I mounted it back but now the content database shows zero site collections in it. I really messed up the production system, ...
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on-premise sharepoint hosted app, anonymous access

I have been wrestling with a permissions issue for a SharePoint hosted app. I have gone through all the permission settings for anonymous access so I am 90% sure it is all correct. So, now I am ...
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The UPDATE permission was denied on the object 'AllListsAux', database 'spContent', schema 'dbo'

Insufficient SQL database permissions for user 'Name: NT AUTHORITY\IUSR SID: S-1-5-17 ImpersonationLevel: Impersonation' in database 'spContent' on SQL Server instance '###' The UPDATE ...
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Maximum number of views per document library in SharePoint 2013

What is the maximum number of views we can create per document library? it was limited to 50 views in 2010 but I want to know the limit for SharePoint 2013.
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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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Custom Signout and Access Denied Pages Not Working in SharePoint 2013

How do I customize the sign out and access denied pages in SharePoint 2013? After sign out code I ran the power shell script but this doesn't seem to be working. Have I missed anything? Powershell ...
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How to install Sharepoint on Windows 10 Pro? [duplicate]

I want to install SharePoint on a Windows 10 Pro PC. How can I do this, and is there any extra software required?
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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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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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List Column set min and max width values?

I have a problem that has to do with aesthetics of a list that I'm developing for one of our departments. I'm trying to figure out how to set my column widths so that if text is small, it shrinks the ...
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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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Why is SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow people picker field from the list item showing wrong user?

We have a standard SharePoint 2013 list that contains several columns. One of the columns is your typical People Picker column. Let's call it the Employee Name column When we send out an email via a ...
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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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Intranet page loading slow

In the past, I have added 5 WebParts to my intranet home page. Recently my site is running too slow. I'm not sure if its related to WebParts or something else. Please suggest how can I verify if its ...
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<Eq>-CAML delivers wrong result

I have a strange problem, maybe someone here may have a helpful suggestion. I have a list, with a Note-Field, containing a Url: http://dev-wilma/results.aspx?r=owstaxIdGeschaeftsfallart:|fa543359-...
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JSOM for anonymous users

I am writing a public facing web site in sharepoint 2010 and using JSOM to access data from lists, Things are working and now trying to deploy on production server, server has strict security settings ...
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Difference in clientcontext.load() and clientcontext.executeQueryAsync() in javascript for SP

Please tell me the working of Load() and executeQueryAsync() in javascript for sharepoint 2013 i.e why we have to call Load() method when we have to call executeQueryAsync() .
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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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How to access user profile with object model

I need to fetch some properties. How can I access User Profile with Client Object Model? Any code example will be helpful.
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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 2013 Prerequisites installation failed: using Auto installer

In the time of installing SharePoint 2013 continues to fail when running the Prerequisite Installer. It saying to update my operating system. But it is already updated till 02.03.2016(windows server ...
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Delete items from document library using PowerShell

I am trying to delete all items from my Document Library using PowerShell using the below code. But its not deleting the checked out items from the Document Library. How to delete the checkedout ...
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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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RBS on SharePoint 2013 file size limit

I read the MSDN article (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb933993(v=sql.105).aspx) where it says that enabling FILESTREAM storage will allow to overcome the limitation of 2GB file sizes. ...
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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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Even after delete subsite, search still shows results from deleted site

Even after delete subsite, search still shows results from deleted site. How to overcome this?
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Error in configuration wizard of Sharepoint 2016

I have installed sharepoint 2016 on windows server 2012 R2, installation is completed successful. but in configuration wizards it shows wired errors like in screen shot. after so many uninstall and ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 resource throttling question

As I understand SharePoint resource throttling for large sets of items was introduced in SP2010 to safeguard against SQL table locks by massive queries from SharePoint. I have 2 questions about this ...
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Allow users to add item to the list but not view

I have a custom SharePoint list called "Feedback" and I customized this list form in infopath and I published to this list. Also I have added a link in the homepage say "Submit Your Feedback". All the ...
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Difference between Association, Initiation, Modification, and Task Edit form

What are the difference between these forms? Association form Initiation form Modification form Task edit form
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How to set calculate column result in another item

I made a list for Event Planning, the columns name are: Row(to change the order) Subject start time duration end time(sum of start and duration) I need to copy each end time to start time ...
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Installing SharePoint Hosted Apps

I am trying to build a SP Hosted App (On Prem). What is the difference between installing a SharePoint app using Powershell (Import-SPAppPackage and Install-SPApp) vs uploading to the app catalog. I ...
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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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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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Permission to Anonymous user for Document of Document Library

I have a site in SharePoint which is not available for Anonymous user. I have created a document library and added Document in that. Now, I would like to show particular Document which is visible to ...
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Back up & Restore Tenants in a Multi Tenant SharePoint 2013 environment

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment with Multi-Tenancy configured. I have various tenants provisioned in the environment. Is it possible to backup and restore a tenant from one environment to another....
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How to stop any user to delete an item from a sharepoint list?

In SharePoint 2013, how can I stop users from deleting a item from one of many lists on many sites. We can't change permissions level because it's a enterprise level product and dealing with ...
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Save site as template in SharePoint 2013

I have one SharePoint 2013 site, which I need to setup on another server. In 2010 there was an option to save site as template in site actions, which is not there in 2013. How can this be achieved? ...
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Products Configuration Wizard - Failed to register SharePoint Services

Setup: Windows Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2008 R2 SharePoint Server 2010 Last successfully installed and configured update: Service Pack 2 for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 (KB2687453). Current Build: ...
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Error: The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role

When installing prerequisite for SharePoint 2013 it fails and give error: Error: The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role can anyone tell me why it fails I ...
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Do I have to run Register-SPWorkflowService for each site collection?

As part of my SharePoint Server 2013 setup I sometimes need to integrate the new workflow infrastructure into the farm. I've followed the documentation starting from the SharePoint side of things: ...
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How I should approach patching our SharePoint servers, to make sure I will not face un-expected problems

I am managing 2 SharePoint servers 2013, which are installed inside windows server 2008 R2, as follow:- Dev Farm. Which have both sql server & SharePoint on the same VM. Live Farm. Which have 2 ...
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People or Group field returning semicolon hash then Name

In querying the properties of a list item, I found that returning the value of a people or group field that the value would be returned in the form 1;#George Grainger Using the code: properties....