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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Extract NewsFeed and use in a custom user control

Is it possible to use the news feed control in a custom user control page (ascx) ? I need only the message sender part of the newsFeed, which is displayed in following picture. So that I could send ...
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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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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. ...
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how to enable like it and tags & notes in sharepoint 2010

my sharepoint site doesn't have i like it and tags & notes. i am already active Sharepoint Feature on Central Administrator "Social Tags and Note Board Ribbon Controls" but still not appear.. my ...
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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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Access Denied when creating post using managed client object model

I am using .net client object model for MicroBlogging (Post with hashtags). I am getting access denied error. i am using below code const string serverUrl = "http://usfkl13as133v:9191/en-US/"; ...
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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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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 ...
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Cross-site publishing with star rating

We are setting up a cross-site publishing solution. Got that working fairly well following this tutorial. But we would like our users to be able to rate the individual items on the publishing side ...
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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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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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Sort pages by comments (note board items) count

I'm using Note Board (SharePointPortalControls:SocialCommentControl) for comments implementation in my custom page layout which is assignet to each page in Pages library. How can I sort these pages by ...
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Extending the ConsolidatedNewsFeedWebPart Newsfeed Web Part in order to render custom Activity Events in SharePoint 2010 MySites

The title says it all and I imagine this question will evolve as more people provide input. I will try to update with the current answer and/or working code for all to use. The question is about ...
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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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Socialfeed not showing notifications from certain sites

We are having a problem with SharePoint 2013 in multiple environments. A user choose to follow a site (say a team site or a user blog) by clicking the "Follow" button in the top right. The users gets ...
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Comments webpart and anonymous access

I added the "Comments" webpart from the Social web part group to a page on a SharePoint 2010 web site. My site is currently configured with anonymous access so I wanted to confirm if only registered ...
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Why is AddComment on SocialCommentManager throwing SPException?

When I try to add a comment using SocialCommentManager, the AddComment method throws an SPException saying "The security validation for this page is invalid. Click Back in your Web browser, ...
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Customizing social features in 2013

I'm looking at making use of the social features in 2013 but would like to tailor the UX / behaviour in some cases. I noticed that Microsoft advise against customization - ...
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Can i get a missing social layer for Sharepoint intranets e.g A third party

Hi there I came across this article http://www.headshift.com/our-blog/2011/10/19/can-ibm-connections-provide-the-missing-social-layer-for-sharepoint-intranets/ To prove that Sharepoint can deliver ...
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Can I remotely delete social tag of a different user?

I have a user control that runs outside of SharePoint, and uses a combination of web services and the client object model to retrieve information about pages tagged by users. My next step is to allow ...
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Like Buttons in CEWP

I want to have multiple like buttons on a page so as a test I have made a content editor web part with the following script. It basically has two links that like two different pages in the site. The ...
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Grid-like view for items tagged by user?

This is somewhat related to my previous question on social tagging. I'd like to know if there's any web parts, either out-of-the-box or third party, which provide a more traditional grid view ...
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How to display ActivityEvents based on a URL, and not on the current user?

For a community site, I want to displayed activities that happen on the current site. The requirement is to have activities displayed in several places: On the user's profile and other users' ...
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Adding Colleague to All Users

I am not sure the SharePoint 2010 social features are designed to work this way, but I would like to setup AD accounts that are tied to various departments within our company (HR, IT, Accounting, ...
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Using Newsfeed as Employee Gratitude - default functionality?

I have activated the Site Feed feature on our publishing site based on this Answer: How to add Newsfeed webpart to SharePoint 2013? My client would like to leverage the OOB NewsFeed webpart so ...
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Social Features with Trusted Identity Provider

I have a SharePoint farm with 2 web apps, one for content, organizational sites, etc. and one for MySites. We use a local (to the farm) ADFS to log in using smart cards, so there's two entries in the ...
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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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Configure Hashtag term set submission policy to closed

Is there any option to switch the submission policy of hashtag system term set to "closed"
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Social Gratitude 2013 - Is there a way to tag a User in a regular Text Field

I can't find any info on this so I'm not sure that it is possible. I have a Gratitude web part where I would like to tag a user in a regular 'Single line of text' field. Can you use Social ...
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Use Custom Display Name When Using @ Tag

In our environment, we use lastname, firstname as the display name in Active Directory, but it was decided to make our social environment more "friendly" we would use firstname lastname as the display ...
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Can I disable My Site and allow Social tools for users?

Are the My Site and Social Tools such as I like it and Tags & Notes intertwined? I have a subset of the user community that will not have My Sites. Will they see / can they use the tools via ...
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How do I extend the follow-functionality to include pages and have updates posted to the newsfeed?

This is SharePoint 2013 on-prem. I want to be able to follow pages in my intranet, just like I can follow documents. Being able to follow pages is easy enough. My colleague Mikael Svenson has blogged ...
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How to troubleshoot SharePoint 2013 Microsoft.Office.Server.Microfeed.MicrofeedException. Internal error code: 61?

I am trying to get access to SPSocialFeedManager from a web service published on the same host as SharePoint, using the following code: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using ...
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How to control what is shared on social media for SharePoint online public site

We have created a public-facing website for our company using SharePoint Online (Plan 1). We are supporting social media sharing of our pages for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+. In ...
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SocialCommentManager GetComments returns only my own comments

I'm using Sharepoint 2010 - SocialCommentManager to add and retrieve social comments in a WebPart This is how I'm creating comments: using (SPSite site = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Site.ID)) { ...