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Where are the uploaded pictures in the newsfeed saved?

When we upload a picture in the newsfeed (through the upload picture button) where does this picture go and where it is saved? Because, after some time the feed expires and stops showing the old ...
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Backup and Restore Social DB (User Profile Service) Sharepoint 2010

Does anyone know the step by step to migrate User Profile Service (Social DB) from one farm to another different (the server name is different)? I need to restore all site collection comments
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socialManager.isFollowed(socialActor) only returning 0 or false, but never true

Any ideas why I'm only getting 0 or false, but never true for result.get_value()? // Set IsFollowed correctly. var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var socialManager = new SP.Social....
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Post MicroBlog message which includes Hashtags - InsufficientPermissions Error

I have a webpart in the master page which uses a jscript file to perform microblogging operations. This webpart has similar features like OOB NewsFeed part. There is no problem if I create a post ...
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Follow site programatically

In SP 2013 on prem, I am developing a web part using c#. All my functions work except follow/unfollow a site for a user. So I am turning here for some inspiration, looking for some code snippets or ...
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How can I remove all ratings from a SharePoint document library?

I have a SharePoint 2010 document library in which I have enabled ratings. During testing, several people rated a number of documents, and now I'd like to reset all the documents back to zero. However,...
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Why are my content ratings not displaying correctly?

I have a SharePoint site with the "content ratings" feature enabled. This is how it displays on one of my pages with a list view: All's good so far, right? Except, I've actually rated each of these ...
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Sharepoint 2013 follow button on webapplication is working for some users and not for others

I have SharePoint 2013 webapplication, on which some set of users can click on follow and it allows them to follow. For other set of users, the follow doesnot do anything. Any ideas on how to look ...
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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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social comments web part comment datetime

I am using sharepoint 2013 social comment web part in my custom aspx page as follows <SPSWC:SocialCommentWebPart runat="server"></SPSWC:SocialCommentWebPart> Although this works fine, ...
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“Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you” when trying to access MySite

I'm receiving the error in the title when trying to access my personal site on the MySite Collection. I can fix this by adding "Full Read" permissions for "Everyone" on the entire web app but I'm not ...
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How to get list of all users following a site

I wanted to get a list of all users who are following a specific site. I have looked in to SocialFollowing Manager (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj163133.aspx) and it seems to provide the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community - How are they not integrated into the Newsfeed?

Yes, Yammer will replace social stuff with SharePoint Online. I still want to get the Communities to work the way they are supposed to work and right now they seem buggy / not useful. Suppose we have ...
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Get the last rated item in a SharePoint list

we have a SharePoint list with social rating feature enabled. On the homepage I want to display the "Latest Voted Item" of that list. Is it possible to get the last rated items in a SharePoint list (...
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Bookmark/Tag using 'I like it' and 'Tags & Notes' features

I'm trying to implement a "Bookmark" functionality on my article pagelayouts in SharePoint 2010. I noticed that I like it and Tags & Notes are farm featueres, so they are visible on all the sites....
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Blog Post Read More

I'm using SharePoint 2013. In our blog post we often use a lot of images and text so the current layout just doesn't work. I'm looking for a way to display a link to a read more page.
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Social comments removed automatically?

We have a custom page layout for articles and we use there SharePointPortalControls:SocialCommentControl for displaying and adding comments. Our customer claims that some of the comment disappear ...
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Social Web Analytics

What would you guys recommend is a good approach to reporting on social features in SP2013 (on premise)? I'm after statistics like total number of likes, comments, follows (by people, document, site) ...
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Activate “Like” feature programatically in SharePoint Online

How to activate the "Like" option programatically on a custom list in SharePoint Online?
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Disable Share and Follow button

I followed the steps below to disable the "share" and "follow" buttons in Sharepoint: Disable Share Button Settings > Site Settings > User and Permission : Site Permission Click Access request ...
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How to disable the Follow button across Farm using Powershell

Is there a easy way to disable the Follow Button across the Farm using Powershell.(This request is for SharePoint 2013) I am trying to do the same through DocAve - Policy Enforcer but it doesn't seem ...
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Community site, bad reputation

Just created a site collection based on the out of the box community site template. Farm version is SP1 Mark 2 (15.0.4571.1502). Added a few members, had a few posts and replies. Reputation and ...
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SPO 2013 - Hashtag “Profile pages” and trending hashtags are both empty

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We can type in hashtags successfully in our discussion forum (community site), which is a subsite of our root site. We can also follow the hashtags that are ...
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How do I like an item on a discussion board via REST or JSOM

I have a discussion board with posts on it. Discussion Board 1 post1 post2 post3 I want to "like" the item in post2 in "Discussion Board 1". How would I do this via REST or JSOM. I have looked ...
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Accessing Site Newsfeed in Sharepoint 2013 via REST

I have a SharePoint system set up and a site created named 'testsite'. I can access folders and documents via different means respectively, e.g.: http://host.name/testsite/_api/web/...
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SPS2SAppResourcePolicyException on SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 Provider Hosted App (on premise). When I try to make a social rest call I get the following error code: -2146232832, Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles....
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REST API for following a site

Can anyone share the code and help me on how to follow and test if you are already following a site?
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Like a list item function

I'm trying to implement the standard like function to a custom view I wrote. My code for getting the items, getting LikesCount and how I display them: <script type="text/javascript"> $(...
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SharePoint 2013: Filter search results to only display content that I'm following

Is it possible to filter my search results in sharepoint 2013 to only return items that a user is following (sites, documents, etc). Thanks
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Unable to @Mention someone in other Forest/Domain unless I am following the person

Please note that this question refers to the @mention functionality within a newsfeed (any newsfeed) only. This does not in any way refer to the ClientPeoplePicker control in general. The client ...
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Stop Following a SocialActor doesn't work when the site doesn't exist

One of my users can't stop following one specific site. It appears on the .GetFollowed() array, but the site doesn't exist anymore, so when .StopFollowing() it says False and log says that Exception: ...
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How do I get a list of followers for a content?

I need to know who is following a site a document or a tag. found how to get followers for the current user but not for a content.
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Programmatically follow a site with JSOM but error message is a lie?

I try to follow a page with JavaScript Object Model. My solution is based on many examples in the web and should work... var siteActorInfo = new SP.Social.SocialActorInfo(); siteActorInfo....
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“I Like It” and “Rating” in Cross-Site Publishing scenario

There's a request to implement "I Like" and/or "Rating" functionality in Cross Site Publishing for an item showing as a catalog-item. There is a single page that displays the detail for the items ...
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Trending #tags webpart not working - SP 2013

We are having a problem with our "Trending #tags" webpart that is not displaying any data. It resides on the MySite host default page, (default.aspx). From my understanding #tags which are mentioned ...
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Working Twitter Feeds on Sharepoint 2013?

been trying to get a Twitter feed to work in SharePoint 2013 for some time but it just doesn't seem to be playing ball. I've tried a couple of methods (embedding the code straight in and also using ...
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Is there a way to query for items a user has “liked”?

I am trying to pull together a list of items / documents a user has "liked." I saw that there's a crawled property ows_LikedBy, but no managed property, so I created a managed property LikedBy and ...
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Increase Limit of 3 Mentions per Post

Using SharePoint 2013 social features/mysite. Just realized that there is a limit of 3 mentions (@ tags) per post in the microblog list for SharePoint 2013. Does anyone know of a way to increase that ...
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Following document set

Am I missing something? It looks like I can't follow a document set in a document library. I can indeed follow any document inside the document set, but not the set itself. Is there a way to enable ...
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Web API with social.following

I would like to create a Web API which interacts with the SocialFollowManager. I want to be able to make a document unfollowed. The exposed Web Api will be later accessed by a mobile application. ...
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Get all social tag terms for documents in a document library

For the project I'm on, we have a component for integration between Dynamics CRM and SharePoint 2013 that's been developed offshore, and I'm currently working on improving the performance of the ...
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it's possible to give a line break in Newsfeed Post? (via powershell)

New post provisioned via powershell script to a Newsfeed: $site = Get-SPSite "siteurl" $ServiceContext = Get-SPServiceContext $site $ProfileManager = new-object Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles....
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Increase Comment Control page size

I'm rendering a Comment control on one of my pages. However, it only displays 5 comments before you have to page to the next 5 comments. How do I increase this page size? There is no attribute or ...
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How do I change the Site Feed item limit? [duplicate]

My organization has a site feed web part on the home page of our intranet site where user's can post what's going on throughout the company. The current SharePoint default for the site feed is to ...
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Follow sites suddenly broken SP 2013. Specific error

'Follow' functionality has recently stopped working in our Production environment. If you notice from the error, the URL is incorrect. It is prepending the server name twice. The URL should just be ...
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Comments are not getting displayed on the SharePoint 2010 page

we are using a SharePoint out of box feature to comment on the page. Comments are getting displayed if end user posts the comments however it is not getting displayed(for end users) if the comments ...
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Is it possible to programmatically enable ratings for a list in SharePoint 2013?

I would like to programmatically enable "Likes" (ratings) for a list in a SharePoint 2013 solution (object model or CSOM), but have not found any public methods available that support enabling ratings ...
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SharePoint 2013 mini “social” entreprise network

New to SharePoint, i need some advices about how to approach the following need... I am using SharePoint 2013 and This should be done in a single site. social networking module: This module ...
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Comments and ratings on article page not visible to all users

I have a strange problem regarding the SharePoint article page comments and ratings. I added the comments control and the ratings control in my page layout. The rating and comments functionality works ...
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Event Receiver for Social Features

Are there any such things as event receivers for social activities in SharePoint 2013, e.g. when a user likes or rates an item? If not, are there any other ways to execute custom code when events like ...