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How to identify a solution vs a feature?

So I got this code left by a former colleague of a developed added functionality (I say "added functionality" because I'm really not sure what it is) for SharePoint 2013 (with a Project Server 2013 ...
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Cannot write file in a folder

I cannot write a file into a folder through some code in a VisualWebPart in a Sharepoint 2013 solution. I've given write permission to c:\myfolder to Everyone. The code I use to write is the ...
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Can I extract a Solution (WSP File) from my site level?

We have a Feature located on one of our SharePoint sites how can I export this feature (wsp) so that I can import it into another site?
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Add a new visual webpart

I have added a new Visual web part in an already deployed solution. The new webart is not appearing in SharePoint Designer under All files folder. How to up[ate the existing solution with the newly ...
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Update-SpSolution, how to know if wsp update is completed

There is a need to Update/Upgrade an existing wsp solution. I notice around 1 minute delay when Update command is run and while dlls are copied to GAC. I assume this delay could go up/down depending ...
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Webpart won't update after deploy

I'm quite new to sharepoint programming and so I ran into a problem. I created a new webpart in my solution and changed it a bit. Next I deployed the whole solution and added the webpart to a newly ...
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stsadm addsolution causes processor to hang

Running the stsadm –o addsolution –filename tec.solzip.wsp causes the processor to hang, running on SP2010. would anybody know any reason why this could be happening?
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Internal Server Error for an ajax request from Visual Web Part to application page

I have Internal Server Error in response to an Ajax call. The request is sent from a Visual Web Part, inside a solution, towards an application page : The application page has this method: ...
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Powershell script for knowing the status of solution from deploying to deployed

I have added and installed couple of .wsp solutions to farm using following commands: $getSolution = Get-SPSolution -Identity "MySolution.wsp" if($getSolution -eq $null) { Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath ...
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tracking vehicle adminitration process

Has anyone seen any good article(s) on vehicle tracking or maintenance list or list with workflow or a solid sharepoint solution. The needs are tracking registration, yearly license plate change, oil ...
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Display and filter items from multiple lists

I've got a request that I'm not exactly sure how to start or solution for. I've got say 3+ lists from multiple site collections. To make things easier, they're all Calendar lists with the same ...
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Difference between Retract solution and Remove solution in SharePoint

In Central Administration if I go to "System Settings > Manage farm solutions" I can see my deployed solutions (via Visual Studio). Clicking on any of my deployed solution takes me to "Solution ...
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SPO default internal site missing settings

We're using the default internal site on SharePoint Online. When going through the setting I'm missing the section for Web Designer Galleries specifically the Solution Gallery. Is there a way to ...
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Features on a list

How can I see the features attached to a list? (ex: which feature create an item custom action)
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Break point not hitting in sharepoint 2010 project

Breakpoints in my solution are not hitting.I have reset the iis and the timer services as well but nothing works.If anyone could help me it would be great.
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Passing Parameter to Site Page or Webpart or Solution of some sort on SP10

I have a Windows Application in Java that i would love to connect to a Mind(Application of some sort) in SharePoint. I need to pass some number-parameters to it and it then has to give me also a ...
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The type or namespace name 'MontlyCalendarView' could not be found

I am following this document Walkthrough: Creating a Web Part for SharePoint by Using a Designer but I get this error: The type or namespace name 'MontlyCalendarView' could not be found. Are ...
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Farm Solution Vs Sandbox solution [duplicate]

Is there anyone here can explain for me, which is better to use, and why?. In my opinion Sandbox solution is using for site collection and farm solution using for the all web application. Is that ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': A task was canceled

I have a SharePoint server which is otherwise operating normally, but all of a sudden Visual Studio refuses to deploy SharePoint solutions. It's worked normally in the past. It is now giving an error: ...
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Upgrading solution 2007 from the 2010 package

I have a small issue or a big one ... So I have a SharePoint 2007 where a solution build in visual studio 2008 is deployed. Recently i've started to develop in 2010, i converted the solution to the ...
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Deploy file to image library with visual studio solution

developing a visual Studio solution having an own picture library called Slides. With the deployment the new picture library should contain some default files. Is this possible and how to achieve ...
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Pre installing solution doesn't solve the issue with the pre attach test

I want to attach a database to a newly created web application. I have a database which is correct. I execute the PowerShell script: Test-SPContentDatabase -Name ContentDB -WebApplication ...
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SharePoint 2013: Solution or App?

Hej there I have been developing some SP2007 and 2010 solutions in the past but got a new project a customer requested. A approval and publishing process for a specific type of word document (some ...
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Sandboxed solution deployed activated, in Site Collection Features but not in Manage site features?

I have a sandboxed feature I deployed successfully. It is activated when I check in Site collection features, but when I go to Manage site features it is not there to activate. What am I missing? ...
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How to use versioning when using same .snk file for multiple SharePoint projects in the same solution?

I am trying to find the right way to set up my SharePoint solution with miltiple projects (in VS2012). In that, I am having difficulty understanding the concept of reusing the strong name key file. ...
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adding a site template : Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I have created a site template named poMail.wsp and when I try to add it to the catalog via "upload solution" I get this error : Server Error in '/' Application. Object reference not set to ...
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How to deploy wsp to single web application

I want to deploy my solution to a single web application. I used the following script: Add-SPSolution -c:/mywebpart.wsp Install-SPSolution mywebpart.wsp -WebApplication "SharePoint Debugging" ...
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This solution contains no resources scoped for a web application

I'm trying to figure out exactly how I can deploy a solution to a single web application without it being deployed to other web applications in the same farm. The reason for this is that I have ...
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SPFarm.Local Object Being Cached in SharePoint 2013

I am experiencing an odd issue where the SPFarm.Local object is not being updated for SharePoint 2013, but it does for 2010. Basically I have some code that adds/deploys/updates SharePoint solutions ...
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Best way to rename a visual studio 2012 sharepoint solution names, project names, namespaces, assembly names

I have created a Visual Studio 2012 solution for SharePoint 2013. In this solution there are 19 projects. In this solution there is some name from some customer. Now I would like to clone this visual ...
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Error 401 on ExecuteQuery SharePoint 2013 production SharePoint Server

I create a farm solution that query in a list of SharePoint 2013. When I run my solution in a development server using Context.Credentials = new NetworkCredential('user', 'pass', 'domain'), the query ...
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Deployment dedicated project does not work with VS 2012

I have a complex application that is split into two projects, and a deployment project. MySolution.sln Core.csproj Client.csproj Deployment.csproj The deployment project is setup to include all ...
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Solution's deployment status failed

Last I night I was trying to deploy a custom timer job on production servers, I added solution easily using STSADM, but when I tried to deploy it using CA it returned with deployment status as Failed. ...
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Issue deactivating a solution

Not sure why this is happening but when i try to deactivate a template in the solution gallery i get the following exception: Unable to access web scoped feature (Id: ...
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How to create a PowerShell script that accepts one or more SPWebApplication and use it in an expression?

I'm trying to create a custom function that can uninstall and reinstall any SharePoint solution. Some solutions requires the -GACDeployment switch, some requires the -AllWebApplications and some ...