Site is a set of related web pages containing content such as text, images, video, audio, etc. In SharePoint a site resides in a Site Collection.

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Site-level fields created by the Community Site features and its dependencies must not be removed

I get this error: Site-level fields created by the Community Site features and its dependencies must not be removed. when trying to create a Community Site or Active the Community Site Feature, ...
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Move Files from a SharePoint Library into a Folder

I have a problem. I want to move files from a SharePoint library into a folder using PowerShell. To be more specific I need to move all the files in the library for whose a SharePoint field value ...
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New page missing from Arabic website (available in English site)

I have a multi language site as follows: English (default) Arabic I can open home page of both sites. Then I create a new page "test.aspx" from the Page library. This page is available on English ...
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How to show what level of permission a group or user has to a site?

In SharePoint 2007 when you go to a site and view advanced permissions (Site Actions - Site Settings - Modify All Site Settings - Advanced Permissions) you are presented with a page that has a table ...
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Why cant a Site collection owner/Site owner remove posts that a site member created in the feed? (Sharepoint 2013)

I have a site collection that have a teamsite, when a normal user posts something in the microfeed webpart the site collection administrator/site owner of the teamsite cant remove the post that the ...
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Create new home site and demote current to a subsite

I am using Sharepoint 2010 foundation. I started by creating several sites from a main site. Call It technicalhome. I now have to demote this home so I can now have finance home, HRhome etc all sites ...
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Best method to show all pages in site collection?

Using Sharepoint 2013 I'd like to show all pages in a site collection in a categorized view on the homepage. Would like to be able to filter on this view as well. Is this possible? I've been working ...
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Creating sub-site of sub-site in SharePoint 2010

I am using SharePoint 2010. How can I create a sub-site of a sub-site? Like this: http://ParentSite/ChildSite/BabySite
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How to update a site column field using workflow variable

First let me say I am new to sharepoint workflows. Having said that, here's my question: I need to create a workflow that fires when a document is added to [po request] document library. The workflow ...
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Create a custom action to my custom settingpage, but got error: Application Server Administration job

I have created a new VS 2010 sharepoint empty project. Create a feature with the name "Create action". I created also an action element file with the following xml code: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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How to find SharePoint site in IIS?

I have created multiple SharePoint sites in local Sharepoint Server (farm). When I Open the IIS, I am not able to see any WebSite which is created in my sharepoint server. So How can I find the ...
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Get list of all features (installed and not active) on site? Trying to use FeatureDefinitions?

I have an issue trying to get all the installed (not activated) features in SharePoint 2010. I have one site and site collection and what I want to do is have one feature that activates all my ...
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External access gives a blank home page

I've created a site that serves as a service portal. It requires a customer to login, so when accessing the home page, when not authenticated, you'll get redirected to the login page. On the site ...
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Error copying temporary solution file to solutions gallery

When I try to save as basic teamsite in SP2013 I get the following error: [InvalidOperationException: Error copying temporary solution file to solutions gallery: _catalogs/solutions/test4.wsp] ...
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Connection between pages

I have a documentlibrary and a few questions about childsite to childsite, parentsite to childsite & childsiteto parentsitestructure. Consider a documentlibrary that's on the parentpage and is ...
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Site Template error message

I am trying to use a site template. But, when I go in to use the template it gives me this error message: The site Template requires that the feature {6e8f2b8d-d765-4e69-84ea-5702574c11d6} be ...
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Document Library that contains all Documents from subsites

I want to create a documentlibrary on the parent site of a bunch of subsites. All those subsites have their own documents. I want the parent documentlibrary to contain all those documents of the sub ...
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How to use Web Template in sharepoint 2010

I have created a Web Template named "My WebTemplate" in Visual studio 2010 and deployed successfully to http://somesite. Now in http://somesite web application. I want to create a site that uses "My ...
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Error when creating Site from Custom Template

I am receiving the following error when I attempt to creat a new site and use my custom template (that I have used before). Can you assist? The error is: The site template requires that the ...
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Change SharePoint Sub-Site's Default Page

I am installing a sub-site in Sharepoint 2010 using PowerShell. For all the sub-sites, we have configured sharepoint to launch a particular sub-site's default.aspx page as landing page after log-in. ...
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Get the Top Level Site URL (when given a subsite URL)

I have been using this code to retrieve the URL of the top level site; string result = String.Empty; using (var service = GetSitesWebService()) { result = service.GetSite(mySubSiteURL); } if ...
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Site vs Site Collection which to use in this situation

Wanted some opinions.....the way i have structured things at the moment on my site is as follows 1 upper level site collection -> 300 individual sites that will be accessible by our vendors (each ...
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SharePoint 2007: what happens to hyperlinks when moving a subsite?

if moving a site in SharePoint 2007 (using the Manage Content and Structure function) to a new location, do the internal links get corrupted? I know that some links do tend to get broken in these ...
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How to use ExcelServices in Sharepoint?

I want to use the Excel workbook in my SharePoint using ExcelServices. I have done all settings in "Excel Services Applications" & "Secure Store Service" in "Manage Service Application" option ...
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SPWeb http://sp/hr is not rendering but all others are

Today one of our sharePoint web sites (SPWEB) http://sp/hr stopped responding. But all of the other sites are running just fine. Is there any way to reset the site? I tried to reboot the server but no ...
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Is it possible to copy SP Web from 2010 to 2013?

All I am trying to do is copy a SharePoint Web (i.e: http://sp2010/hr) to (i.e: http://sp2013/hr). I was able to export using: Export-SPWeb http://sp2010/hr –Path "hrexport.cmp" But when I try to ...
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best way to store property of a site

I have a site called Exhibitions that contains many many subsites each of which is an individual exhibition (with pages, images etc). I would like to attach to each of these subsites a property which ...
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Site template with default column values?

Our users need to be able to create sites that contains several lists with some pre-defined values to ease data entry. Preferrably those values should be hidden managed metadata fields but also other ...
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How to open site in InfoPath by Code ?

How to open sharepoint site in InfoPath by coding ? I have written this code, SPSite site = new SPSite("http:/MyServer/sites/MySite/"); SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb(); but it throws this error. "The ...
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Is there any granularity over what folks can access in Site Settings?

SharePoint 2010. I'd like to know if anybody knows a way to restrict what a superuser has access to with a given site or site collection's Site Settings area? I'd like to open up some resources in ...
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Get site url in ContentEditorWebPart content

I have added a ContentEditorWebPart to an Element file in visual studio. I want to get the current site url and place it in the content block (between the cewp:Content tags). How would i do this? ...
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access to folders of Explore view of a site

When you open a Site with Explorer view there are "Lists" and other folders and it is possible to delete this folders which causes problem for the site and it will be inaccessable. What can I do to ...
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Remote PowerShell Script

I have server 1 (application that the script) (dax-sp) and server 2 (sharepoint) (sp-sp) Script on server 1 (ScriptStart.ps1) Set-Item WSMan:\localhost\Shell\MaxMemoryPerShellMB 2000 $pwd = ...
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How to get sub-sites of a sub-site?

I'm working on a user control that should show all site names, within a given site, for the current FBA user. My site is structured using SP Groups, FBA Roles and FBA users, i.e. 'Harry' is a ...
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Custom PersonalActions menu item not showing on sub sites

I've got this code adding a menu item to the PersonalActions menu. It works on the main site but not on sub sites, any ideas why? elements.xml: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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How to create a list of data gotten from many forms?

Salve! I have a handful of subsites, each with a form library that uses infopath content-types. The user creates a new form document in a the library and then fills out the form. I want to gather ...
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“Large list context detected. Custom Views and reports may fail…” error

A user is getting the error below: I can't find any information on the error. List view thresholds, yes, but nothing specific to 'context'. Thoughts? Is this concerning? i.e. poor design in ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Definition Template Missing

I am using Visual Studio 2012 Ultimate RC, and I did install the Sharepoint 2013 tools. But cant find the site definition templates. Any thoughts??
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Site collection with diferent url

I have a question regarding the adress of the site collection. I know the web application is sort of enterance point, which has ofcourse different urls, but is it possible to assing an url to site ...
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Programmaticly create a new site in Office365

I want to create a new site in a SharePoint Online (Office365) sitecollection. When I was looking for information in the msdn it was saying that this stuff is not available in sandboxed solutions. ...
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Create a user-specific home page

Is it possible to have user specific home page in a sharepoint site? For example when User 1 logins to the site, Homepage 1 will be shown and when User 2 logins, Homepage 2 will appear.
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SharePoint 2010 Crawler: The crawler only crawl the default page

I am using SP 2010 crawler to crawl SP Site. But it seems that the crawler only crawl the dafault page (The page that mark as default), the other pages are not crawled even if I already published all ...
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Building the level (menu) hierarchy by creating sites and subsites deeper

I am working on a portal project that was a custom asp.net wcm/ecm portal and i will develop it in sharepoint from scratch. In that custom portal there is a 5 level menu hierarchy. And only some ...
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Creating Meeting Workspace - Unwanted Top Nav Bar Shortcut

I have a calendar and when an event is created the users usually choose to create a meeting workspace. This all works fine, however, the creation of the workspace subsite also creates a link in the ...
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Change subsite to a site

We have recently undergone organizational changes and I'd like to organize the site to reflect this. I need to move a subsite that was originally under a main site, up a level in navigation so that ...
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Apply custom master for new site collection and sites under

This works for existing site collection and any new sites under it and their subsites BUT when I create a new site collection, well i can't even create a new site collection now as it gives me file ...
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SharePoint Site not picking the Last name, First name functionality?

SharePoint Site not picking the Last name, First name functionality on Home Page Header which is default functionality of SharePoint, Instead its fetching First Name then last name. It’s fetching the ...
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Each Site I create I get 403 forbidden error

Everything was working perfectly and then one of my colleague made some changes and is on holidays now. any site I create I get forbidden 403 error not sure why tho. I looked at site permissions ...
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How to do custom trace in production / QA environment?

My sharepoint site is in production/ QA so now i need to do some trace activity to find the logs. Instead of using log file i need ot have seperate trace. what king of approach i need to use to achive ...
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All site Content redirecting to root

For some odd reason I have a user that when the person clicks on All site content on a sub-site it goes to root. The user has Internet Explorer 9 and doesn't seem to be affecting the other users. The ...