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Fail to activate SharePoint.Foundation.Publishing.2013.wsp on my collection site

I downloaded a hand-made equivalent to the SharePoint Server 2013 Publishing Feature here SharePoint Foundation 2013 Publishing Infrastructure. i'm on a single farm, running a SP Foundation 2013 with ...
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Specify custom parameters in WSP deploy / feature activation?

I have a Feature Receiver where I access the Term Store to get / set something. My problem is, the code needs to connect to 'specific' term store.. but what if the Term store name changes when I ...
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Correct way update web part, which is part of bigger solution

I have SharePoint solution, which contains template, multiple libraries, web-parts and etc... In this case I have found a bug in one of my web-parts. How I can only update that one web-part, so I can ...
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SharePoint 2010 Farm Solution Deployment Error Using Non-admin Accounts

I am trying to deploy a farm solution using Visual Studio 2012 on SharePoint 2010. I receive the following error when I try to build or deploy using any admin group accounts other than the Farm Admin ...
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SharePoint PowerShell Script deployment. Only errors outside of Visual Studio?

I have a problem regarding deployment of WSP package. I develop the solution using Visual Studio and use No Activation + a PowerShell script as 'post-deployment' command. The PowerShell script is the ...
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Webpart changes not getting reflected

I have implemented code changes in already existing web part and deployed it to the site. It works fine if I add it into a new page. Site pages that already have this web-part do not reflect any ...
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Deployment Problems

I am trying to deploy SharePoint web parts that are based on a SharePoint project developed beforehand. I deployed them using a .bat and .ps1 files, running the former from command prompt. I've been ...
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Only Site Collect Admin can deploy SharePoint?

I am trying to deploy a SharePoint 2010 project onto an SP server. When I hit F5 after building the solution, the output says that "Only a site collection administrator can activate or upgrade ...
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Deploy VS solution (List) to all users' “My Site”

I wrote a custom document library that we use to manage our Proof of Activities at work. I used VS2012 for development and our portal is based on SP2013. Is there any way besides PowerShell to ...
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Can't deploy a custom web part

I'm having problems deploying a web part in Sharepoint 2007. I have the following setup: One WFE, one server where I run and develop SSIS and web part solutions that also has sharepoint installed (I ...
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What are other options to deploy images in SharePoint via VS?

Option 1. Add mapped folder and add files to it. Option 2. Add module folder and modify the elements.xml file to deploy this image to the required library. Option 3. Can it be done via an empty ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': Call was canceled by the message filter

When I deploy my Sharepoint solution I got below error. Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': Call was canceled by the message filter.(Exception from HRESULT: 0x80010002 ...
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Where should I put 3rd party assemblies needed by my project if GAC is not an option?

SharePoint makes it easy to deploy various resources via mapped folders in your Visual Studio project, e.g. Images mapped folder is where you put images needed by the project. My question is: where ...
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Cannot manually install Site Collection scoped List Instance with List Definition

Using SHarePoint 2013, I have done the following in Visual Studio 2013: New "Empty SharePoint Project" In the Project, added a new item "List" with a definition and an instance In the Feature, set ...
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Farm installation

I will install a sharepoint farm in the following days and I am not sure about the number of servers to be used. My company is not very big but, not so small for a single server deployment. I was ...
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Unable to see timer job

I have created a custom timer job, which contains a feature. I have successfully activated the feature on my web application, but it does not show up under the job definitions. Feature.xml is as ...
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GacDeployment does not show any results

following scenario. I have a structure that looks as follows: WebApplication (App) --> SiteCollection (SiteCol) --> Site (Site) --> WebSite (Web) --> List I developed an eventreceiver which should ...
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SharePoint 2010 solution package not deploying to all servers

Having an issue with deploying a WSP to our farm (2 WFEs, 2 App servers). When I try to run Install-SPSolution <packagename> -WebApplication <appurl> -GACDeployment -Force, the timer jobs ...
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Timer Job - Deploy WSP from VS2010 Vs Management shell

Help me to understand about deployment of Timer job from Visual studio 2010 and management shell . Software: Sharepoint2010 Visual Studio 2010 .NET 4.5 My Experience: I wrote timer job with ...
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Is it possible to selectively retract during F5-debug re-deployment?

Is there anyway I can select certain project features to remain deployed instead of being overwritten each time I F5-debug-deploy? ...other than creating multiple Solutions. If not, are there ...
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Deployment time of wsp in Sharepoint

I like to enter the deployment time of wsp into registry when we had installed on particular server. How to get it in code?
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SharePoint feature deployment and scope via PowerShell

We use SP2013 and PowerShell to deploy wsps. When installing the wsp via PowerShell: CASE 1: Add-SPSolution -LiteralPath $path install-spsolution -Identity $solution -GACDeployment Above ...
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Error deploying custom web parts

I deployed my WSP to the SP server and activated my solution. When I attempted to add my web parts to a page I get the message: A Web Part of Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Application Deployment

I have a VS2012 solution with a few visual web parts in it. When I run the project it deploys it to my local server and my web parts are available for my local sharepoint. How can I deploy these new ...
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How to restore the sharepoint list data after deploying project solution again?

I have an Visual Studio 2010 empty sharepoint solution project. Solutions consist of several custom lists and workflows attached to that lists. The solution always changes, so it means I'm redeploying ...
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SP2013 Custom Workflow Deployment issues

I have a custom sequential workflow that works fine when deployed from Visual Studio in my development environment. To deploy to the test environment I follow the following procedure Deactivate ...
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Can I deploy a sandboxed solution from Visual Studio to SharePoint online?

Apps are great for many things but hosting a service for a one-off customization of a host web seem a little overkill. I want to use a sandboxed solution for things like branding and data structure ...
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Error while deploying List Definition and List Instance in SharePoint 2013

I have two features, first feature deploys custom columns and custom content types. Second feature deploys list instance and list definition. But I got following error when I retract solution first ...
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Iterative deployments using WSP in SharePoint2010

I am looking for best practices for deploying frequent custom code changes to SharePoint 2010 server, my changes include all kind of changes like web parts, content types, workflows, feature ...
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Muilti deploy DLLs from external Projects into single WSP

I'm trying to build a single .WSP that should contains multiple DLLs from External projects. I've been following that this tutorial: Link I've followed all steps but on deploy , DLLS doesn't appear ...
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TypeLoadException in ULS log on retract and deploy

When I retract or deploy a SP2010 solution, I get the following message in the ULS: TypeLoadException: Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.SharePoint.ApplicationPages, Version=14.0.0.0, ...
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SharePoint deployment - Deployed to: GAC (WebURL/Global) / BIN

I know that when we deploy farm solutions then they are available under Central Admin --> System Settings --> Manage farm solutions. In this list of solutions, there are 3 columns. Name, Status and ...
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Automated deployment and environment-specific configuration

We are using TeamCity and Octopus Deploy to perform CI/CD with the custom WSP's that we use for SharePoint, and I'm currently trying to solve the problem of how to handle environment-specific ...
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Is there a way to create site pages and insert webpart into it via PowerShell?

We are creating a powershell script to create lists, groups and to install wsp packages. There are 5 wsp each containing 1 webpart. Is there any way via powershell to create 1 site page and embed 1 ...
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Will this work? - Site template in another server

I create custom site, custom subsites, custom web parts, lists and I add some content. I'll save site as template and I include content. Can I use this template in another SharePoint servers? Will it ...
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Powershell to install Farm solutions (wsp) [duplicate]

we are trying to deploy farm solution wsp file on the SharePoint server via PowerShell. The wsp is a webpart. I got this script by browsing forums... Foll. is our code:- $oUrl="http://mysite:9999/" ...
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Sharepoint - Visual Studio 2012 Deploy problem

I'm having a problem, when I deploy my solution through VS2012 it looks like it wont update what I already have deployed, the changes I make on code wont take effect. I have the following scenario: 1 ...
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How to activate features on deployment

I have a package with several features all scoped at the web level. I would like to have all of these features activated once the solution is deployed. I see feature receivers, but don't see an ...
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How to install SharePoint WebPart WSP file with DLLs outside WSP?

We develop WSP solutions and embed the DLLs within the WSP and give to our customers along with power-shell script to deploy the solution on their farm. Today, we have purchased a WebPart from an ...
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Deploy works from Visual Studio, get security exception from Site Collection Features. SP 2010

I have a solution that creates a new send to connection for a web application. When deploying from visual studio the feature get activated with no errors and creates the connection. When I try to ...
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Custom Workflow Feature not available in Site Features or Site Collection Features

I have a Sequential Workflow created in Visual Studio. In VS I can right click and deploy the package without issue. On the TEST environment I use the command add-spsolution and then deploy it to my ...
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Prevent removing ItemStyle.xsl when retracting solution

I'm working on a solution which requires me to override the default ItemStyle.xsl as well as the ContentQueryMain.xsl files. What I'm interested in knowing is; is there a way to prevent the files ...
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Problem with SP2013 solution scope: WebApplication vs GAC

I have a SP2013 solution that contains a custom WCF service, custom Timer Job and a Feature Event Reciever. Because of these the solution Assembly Deploying Target is set to GlobalAssemblyCache. The ...
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Download/Export solution from site solution gallery

I'm trying to automate the process of downloading one solution and then add/install the same solution to other site collections. The first thing to do would be to download the freshly created solution ...
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SharePoint Project does not deploy

I upgraded SP 2010 Solution created using VS 2010 to SP 2013 solution in VS 2012. The Solution has one SharePoint project which references another SharePoint project in the same solution. There are ...
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File in _layouts not updated on deployment

We have this situation: there was an error in teh solution, which occured in one of JS files deployed into _layouts. Bug was kind of a critical, and decision was made to push chaned JS file by hand ...
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Feature has already been installed. Use the force attribute to explicitly re-install the feature

We have several SharePoint 2010 solutions which we want to deploy to SharePoint 2013 with Visual Studio 2012 running on Windows Server 2012. Site solutions work. But farm solutions just don't. I get ...
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Missing feature when deploing with -Local parameter

We have package with publishing page template and content type. All this stuff is in web scoped feature. Whe we deploys our package globally (wothout -local param) Install-SPSolution -Identity "Name" ...
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Deploy ashx to _layouts with the solution

I have a ashx file that I need to get into the layouts directory during a solution deployment. I have this file in a mapped folder in VS2010 and works fine in my development environment. When I ...
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SharePoint Feature Packaging and Projects in Visual Studio

I have two projects (project 1 and project 2) in a SharePoint solution in Visual Studio. I would like to use the project 1 to create a wsp package to include the site-level features in both projects. ...