A site collection is made up of one top-level site and all sites below it.

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Change view (columns) for Pages, Documents, Images libraries for entire site collection

I want to change the current views (when you go to, for example, "Site Content > Pages") on Pages, Documents, Images libraries with a new set of columns so that all 100+ subsites in my site collection ...
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Backup site SharePoint 2013

I have web app, call it Company, on one of it's site collections I have a site, call it IT. I need to take IT site and make it as new site collection. I read here, SharePoint 2013 - restore a single ...
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Using JSOM to get information from host web error “The collection has not been initialized”

I'm using the following code part to access the host web from a sharepoint add-in : var ctx = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var factory = new SP.ProxyWebRequestExecutorFactory(this.appWebUrl); ctx....
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Sharepoint Online - Maximum number of subsites within single site collection

According to our project requirements, We need to create more than 2000 subsites under single site collection in SharePoint online (Office 365). MSDN article says that you can create Up to 2,000 ...
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Quick Links for global navigation

In our SharePoint we have a global navigation that is shared across all site collections on the top of each page. On a team site level we'd like to use Quick launch navigation (i.e. the navigation on ...
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Error while iterating list

I tried this: var itemArray = []; var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oList = clientContext.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle('FlexMasterList'); var oListItem; ...
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Accessing other site collections with AppContextSite

I am developing a Sharepoint Hosted app that needs to access some data from 3 site collections. var appctx = new SP.ClientContext(appweburl); var factory = new SP.ProxyWebRequestExecutorFactory(...
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Configuring Co-Authoring in SharePoint 2013 site collection?

How do I configure Configuring Co-Authoring for SharePoint 2013 site collection for MS Word or Excel documents?
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Site Collection cannot access by Site Administrator

I am creating web application on port 80 with host header beta.xxx.com with DOMAIN\spadmin account with Allow Anonymous access. Then I create site collection. Everything goes correct. Now when I try ...
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SharePoint 2013 SiteCollection creation error

I tried to create a new site collection for my web application and came through this error. We recently created a new content database, does it has to do something with that? Do I have to make any ...
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Copy structure site collection

I currently own a site collection with many sites children. One of the subsites acts as a template the rest. Request: Create a new site collection with the same structure of content types and site ...
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Can I split off a group of sharepoint pages/sections for a business line that got sold to a new company?

Recently a business line was purchased from my company and now will be spun off. The new company that bought them is smaller and does not have SharePoint (yet?). Is there a way to isolate their ...
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Add a user with full control rights on multiple site collections from one import csv

I have aa Excel sheet which have multiple site collection sites (around 600) of same web application. I want to add a user with full control rights on all the site collections from Excel sheet. My ...
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Powershell find applications site collection is using

Is there a way in powershell to find out what Service Apps a site collection is using. Having some trouble with a site collection that was created when we had a faulty Search Service app, created a ...
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Upgrading site collection to SharePoint 2013 taking long time

I m upgrading a site collection from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. Content DB size is 50GB and the upgrade job is running for more than 12 hours now. Is this normal? The upgrade status page is ...
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This page can't be displayed Error

I am a Site Collection Administrator on our site. All of a sudden I can't access our SharePoint portal, https://portal..... I get "This page can't be displayed" error. I can however access or ...
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Site Collection lagging

We have this process wherein when someone creates a new entry in an external system, a job kicks in and automatically creates a new site in one of our site collection. This is mandated and cannot be ...
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SharePoint online library shared to parent site cannot click folders or add/delete files

I have a library web part I saved and uploaded to my site gallery in sharepoint online, then used that web part on my parent site in the same collection to display the library, which works great! Now, ...
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Share files between site collection in Sharepoint 2010

I have 3 sites collection: Main Portal (doc Library: Invoices (Field -> Assigned to: )), Site_Spain(doc Library: Invoices_SP), Site_USA(doc Library: Invoices_USA) When for all document in the main ...
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SharePoint REST API call not responding

Working on a project where we are creating a new Site Collection for a department. We are new to SharePoint. During our testing we created a Site Collection called Test. I came to realize that the ...
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How to find if a Site Collection is deleted in SharePoint Online

I'm using Tenant.GetDeletedSiteProperties method to find deleted Site Collections. Is there any other way to find if a Site Collection is deleted in SharePoint Online (without using SharePoint Online ...
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Can one webpart access from multiple sites?

I am trying out same SharePoint examples . we are deploying the script part with the "clientId" and add the clientId , "secretcode" in web.config of the web part.so for each web part can only have one ...
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Change Composed Look on muliple Site Collections

I need to create 100+ site collections in SP2013. I have a PowerShell script and XML file to achieve this (and is working). However, marketing want to brand and change the look of the Team Sites - I'...
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Creating a site collection doesn't seem to accept the template

I'm creating a site collection and trying to apply a template to it Here is the code: $Siteurl = "http://myserver:8010/sites/sitex5" New-SPSite $Siteurl -OwnerAlias "mydomain\sp2k13admin" -Name "...
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why Search Schema inside a site collection will be showing properties from other site collections

I am working on a sharepoint server 2013. and i have one web application and 6 site collections. now i went to a site collection , which is of type "Enterprise Wiki" , then i navigate to "Site Setting"...
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Where is the “Style Library” folder in SharePoint Online?

I have a site collection at the following location: www.example.sharepoint.com/SiteCollection/. My understanding is that the Style Library should be located at www.example.sharepoint.com/...
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How to find if a site collection is deleted

I used Get-SPDeletedSite command to find the deleted Site Collections. It returns Site Collection deleted from UI but it is not listing Site Collections deleted using Remove-SPSite command. Can ...
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Messed up columns and forms after adding from existing site columns

I'm very new to SharePoint and have a stupidly high level of access to a site built for our team (dangerous!). Apologies if this is a duplicate question however I haven't been able to find a ...
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Newly created site collection could not be found

I have a fresh SharePoint 2013 on 2008r2 installation. I create a new web application with default settings but instead of the default public url, I enter http://qwe: I go on to create a site ...
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Import-SPWeb Into Host Named Site Collection

I have made a backup of a SharePoint Site using Export-SPWeb. I have also added a new Host Named Site Collection and I would like to Import the Site into this newly created Host Named Site Collection. ...
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Point Host Name Site Collection To Internet

Can you make a site collection available through the internet? Any good guides to getting them pointed externally? Is it possible to have a site collection that is available through different URLs ...
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Evaluation Site Collection upgrade URL

I performed an evaluation site collection upgrade on my migrated 2010 site collection. The process completed but I am not able to browser my evaluation upgraded site collection. My site collection is ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution' Sharepoint 2013

My machine shutdown when I was taking the solution backup. Then I started, I coudn't deploy the solution code from visual studio saying Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': <nativehr&...
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Only me and admin able to access sharepoint site

My site has one library and various folders in it which are given access through various groups and different permission level. Yesterday I got to encounter this scenario that no user from any group ...
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Associated owner group is always null

I am using PowerShell to create site collections, and add users by code. I add users as visitors, contributors and as owners. In my powershell code I can get both the Visitors and Contributors group, ...
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Root site collection not working

I have installed SharePoint2013 recently. The root site collection is not working http://ec4vblkc3shpnt:24817 However if I create a site collection under rootsite it's working perfectly. The ...
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Is it possible to setup an email address for a site collection in SharePoint 2013?

Is it possible to set up an email address (using Central Admin, Powershell, .NET dev, any other form) for outgoing email from a site collection in SharePoint 2013?
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Programmatically Create Site Collection within a Specific Content DB or move to a specific Content DB using SP Object Model & Not PowerShell

Is it possible to specify the Content DB to which a site collection will belong while creating a Site Collection? I am using the SelfServiceCreateSite API. If not, is there a way to move a site ...
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How to remove site collection feature “web template feature of exported web template xxx”

I have several site collection features that start with the name web template feature of exported web template. When I use get-spfeature I am unable to see anything with a displayname that matches and ...
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Site Collection url and read-only url, two urls for the same Site Collection

I have a Site Collection with specific users permissions (read, contribute...etc.) on "http://mysitecollection". I want to have another URL to this (same) Site Collection "http://...
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What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0

What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0 . Is PWA for 2010 and ProjectSite for 2013? I am looking at creating site collection for project server using PowerShell. ...
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“Sorry, something went wrong” Can't access SharePoint Portals as an admin

Everything was working fine and suddenly, I can't access SharePoint Sever 2013 portals that I created, I got that error : I checked the ULS log, but I couldn't understand the cause of the error. [...
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SharePoint Site Collections Planning

I'm a SharePoint newbie and I am wondering the best way to design SP web application. There are 2 departments- Dept A takes customer data, Dept B analyses customer data. Can I create 2 site ...
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Why am I not being able to set the site theme?

In preparation for a site migration to it's own site collection, I created a Site Collection in my development environment, and after demonstrating that it worked, I was approved to replicate the ...
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After restore a site collection displays HTTP 403 forbidden

First I Took a BackUp of a Site Collection Using CentralAdmin->BackUp & Restore ->Granular Backup-> Perform a site collection backup Then I Restored the Backup File named test.bak into Another ...
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CSOM - Check if one root site collection

I have a situation in which I'd like to know whether the user is currently on their root site collection or not. I tried the following: var siteRelativeUrl = ctx.Web.ServerRelativeUrl; var isRoot = ...
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best appraoch to modify a site collection url inside sharepoint 2013

I have a site collection (of type enterprise KB) under the following URL http//servername/customer/questions where the customer is a wildcard managed path. now I want to change the site collection URL ...
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CSOM - Get root site collection URL

I'm trying to evaluate the position of users, defining whether they come from a site (test.sharepoint.com/sites/site1) or if they reside at the root site collection (test.sharepoint.com). Does CSOM ...
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How to define department roles hierarchy in SharePoint 2010 and get user's Manager information in c#?

Having the SharePoint site where need to configure the access to the lists and libraries according the roles and permissions. How to define following hierarchy in SharePoint 2010 site. What groups I ...
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path to image in site collection image library

I am adding images to style image collection images through module. Here is my element.xml from my module <Module Name="MyModule" Url="SiteCollectionImages" RootWebOnly="TRUE"> <File Path=...