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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Active linking of document libraries

We are attempting to create a functional area for a time limited project which brings together documents from multiple SCs’ libraries. At the end of the project, all documents would be returned to ...
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Benefits of enabling “SharePoint server Publishing ” site feature inside my sub site

I have created a sub site of type Team site, now by defualt the new subsite will have the following site content :- then i have enabled the "SharePoint Server Publishing" site feature for the ...
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Set library view as welcome page

On 'Site settings' -> 'Welcome page' when I enter /My Site/Shared Documents/Forms/AllItems.aspx and click OK I get the following error: You can not set the Welcome Page for this site to a URL in ...
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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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Easily update site templates

I have created a site with some lists and libraries. I have also set up the quick launch with some items and created a home page with some web parts. I created a template from that site, so I can use ...
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Copy site with content to another site collection

Are there any SharePoint tools out there that copy all of the content from one site collection to another? We need to get one site from our site collection and all of the lists and libraries and all ...
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How to Build a Multi-Language Site?

We are using Office-365 and need to set up a multi-language sharepoint site. How do we do this? I see a question here about permissions. And I have a question here about how to test multi-languages ...
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Create site as disabled model

My problem is to create my site as a model because I use several times the same lists with the same columns. BUT, the option to create the site as a model is not showing, print follows below: (It is ...
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Missing Site Objects Items

How can I make sure that I can view and use all of the site objects in SharePoint 2010 Designer? My system administrator setup a SharePoint server, and I installed SharePoint Designer. I created a ...
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Site Assets - MP4 file

I loaded a MP4 file (around 5MB) to a site assets library. When I try to edit the properties I get this error: The URL is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder, or refer to a ...
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SharePoint 2010 Move files between sites and preserve version history and metadata [duplicate]

Is there a way to move files between sites and preserve version history / metadata out of the box? Or is a script / C# code really needed to perform it? Thank you!
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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 sitemap of sites/site collections

I want to create a site map of all site collections and sub sites contained within (preferable with size in MB/GB). Is there such a program?
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Site Column in Content Type Hub is not visible in subscriber site collection

I have created Site Column say "mycolumn" in my Content Type Hub and associated a content type -say myCT - and this content type is published and ran the 2 timer jobs.Though the content type is ...
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Get Site Path From URL

How can I programmatically extract the site path from a given URL? The solution would have to be able to handle paths with multiple levels of sub sites. The number of sub site levels is also not ...
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Feature ‘XXX’ for list template ‘YYY’ is not installed in this farm. The operation could not be completed

So I'm very new to SharePoint. And I'm supposed to debug a website SharePoint 2013. So when I open this page a web service is supposed to get me data from a distant database and display it in a ...
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Publish Content From Another Authoritative Site

Ok SharePoint Geniuses... Here's what I got. I have two corporate offices, both connected to each other via VPN. Offices have different functions but occasionally are needing to access data at the ...
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Trace who and when a site collection got deleted Permanently in sharepoint 2013

A site collection was missing, nothing in the recycle bin. Get-SPDeletedSite return nothing. Are there any log that i can trace who and when the site collection got deleted? Thank you in advance.
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Created Site Template Does Not Show Up In Solution Gallery

After creating a site template with contents, SharePoint tells me that everything went OK, and prompts me to go to the Solution Gallery. However, it is empty. Try as I might, I cannot create a site ...
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No. of subsites in a site collection?

How to get number of subsites in a site collection using Powershell?
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Language code of a site collection

Is there a way to get the language code of a site collection using powershell?
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Determining size in MBs and user count for 'one particular' site collection

I need to determe the size of a site collection in MB. I tried: Get-SPSiteAdministration | select Url, DiskUsed, UsersCount But it returns DiskUsed and UserCount for all the site collections in the ...
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Retrieving Hash Code for Site Collection

$sc =Get-SPSiteAdministration -identity siteurl $sc | GetHashCode It doesnt work.. Is there any other implementation of the same?
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Site collection Validation

While restoring a site collection, what all properties can be taken into consideration for validating the restore. (Say for example, if I have a a properties of the site before backing it up.. And I ...
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Extract Site Collection Properties to File

Is there a way to extract all the Site Collection properties to a file using SharePoint Management Shell
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Site Collection '500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR'

Opening a newly created site collection on SharePoint 2013 throws '500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR'
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Can I pre select options and/or site template on the New Subsite Page?

I have a Sharepoint 2013 Site Collection where I allow super users to create new Subsites using a Custom Site Template. I have a link on the Main page to go to the 'New Site' page, but I would like ...
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Site and Site Collection features available on SharePoint 2013 install

I'm looking for a list of all the Site Features and Site Collection features provided by Microsoft and available on SharePoint 2013 to install. I did an extensive search and was not able to find any. ...
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Share a Site Collection through Powershell SharePoint 2013

I cannot find the Powershell commands to share a site/site collection with a user or group of users. Same as Site Settings > Site Permission. Can you help me? Thanks
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Downloading files, setting cookie expiry SPOIDCRL

I'm looking to download multiple files from a SharePoint site and upload them to another cloud provider. I've done some testing and it looks like I only have to add the cookie to the cookie container ...
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Retention policy on mysite - move / delete after AD user no longer exist

I'm new to setting up retention policy on site (mysite). Is there a easy way to move the entire users mysite when the user are removed / deactived from AD? What's the best way of doing this? If yes, ...
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Is there a way to get a list of when each site in a web application was last accessed?

I need to get a list of each site and determine the last time someone hit that site. We're in the process of cleaning up our Sharepoint and this data would be very useful. I see that SPWeb has a ...
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Move-SPSite vs Copy-SPSite

In my environment I need to perform a Move-SPSite and a Copy-SPSite. Why do Move-SPSite need a IISreset and Copy-SPSite do not? Can I just use a Copy-SPSite (and delete one db) to avoid IISReset?
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Site.OpenWeb() VS Site.RootWeb()

Just want to clarify between the two: what web variable will hold in both cases: SPWeb web = Site.OpenWeb(); SPWeb web = Site.RootWeb();
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propogate item added in announcement list in site collection to all sub sites' announcement list

In my site collection i have an announcement list. and in my site collection some 600+ sub sites exist. sharepoint admin uploads an announcement into this rootweb's announcement list. now is there ...
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Server Error in '/' Application error on Uploading same document again in Library

I am facing this unprecedented and interesting problem. I have made a SharePoint site (Record center) and I want upload document in the Library. Everything goes smooth but once I try to upload the ...
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Not able to add Users to Site Collection in SharePoint 2013

I am having big issues in adding users to a site collection to giving them access. Let me describe to you my problem: I have created a site collection and can set the site collection ...
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Can I change my public site collection into a 'normal' site collection?

My xxxx-public.sharepoint.com has very limited features compared to my other site collections that are not public. I have spent a while working on the public website but now I need access to features ...
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Should Read Permissions users be able to see Site Actions on site home?

Within a test site, I have a test user set to read permissions. When the test user visits the homepage to that site, the yellow up folder icon is present but the Site Actions is not visible. Should ...
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Site Collection Name same as prefix?

I am trying to create a site in our sharepoint environment called 'IT' however we already have a prefix for 'IT'. So for example we have setup http://teams.ourdomain.com/IT/ITServiceDesk However we ...
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SharePoint 2013 Sitemailbox set and Exchange

Hi Hope someone can answers this. I have a Sharepoint Farm that I manage. Users are all within an account forest. An instance of exchange 2013 has been created separately from out existing exchange ...
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Adding Twitter Feeds on SharePoint 2013

I want display my twitter feeds in the Home Page of my intranet site. How do I go about it?
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Web part in Quick launch in Team Sites

I have created a Team Site in Sharepoint 2010 and I want to create a link in the quick launch on the left without being a library or a list, but a webpart page. I dont want to store any documents, but ...
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401 UNAUTHORIZED when accessing SP 2013 site

When i try to access my SP 2013 site with http://localhost:portno/ i got 401 UNAUTHORIZED error Similarly, when i try to access with server name like http://servername:portno/ i got 401 UNAUTHORIZED ...
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Issue deploying site template to subsite

I have exported a Sharepoint 2013 subsite to a .wsp file and uploaded to a new site collection. I have enabled this on the new site collection. When trying to create a new subsite, the template does ...
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Change the look and feel for a specific site

I have a Site within a SharePoint 2013 Site Collection that I would like to completely modify the look and feel for. To my understanding, this is done in SharePoint Designer 2013, using the Master ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Template Issue while creating new Site

I have created a Site Template using "Save Site as template" SharePoint option. While creating a new site using the Custom Site Template facing the below issue. Previously I was able to create the ...
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Cannot active SharePoint Server Publishing - missing another feature

I'm trying to active this part from the site features: **SharePoint Server Publishing Create a Web page library as well as supporting libraries to create and publish pages based on page layouts.** ...
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All sites are read only, even for site administrators

Every site in the collection is now read-only. I can still change settings in the central admin site but am unsure what has changed. This affects everyone, users with write permission, even site ...
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how to check web navigation/sharepoint perfs for distant user

Customer's Users are complaining about low performance on SharePoint 2013 site. I would like to send a little software or script (I know PowerShell) or even built-in features (like Dev console on IE), ...