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How to avoid invisible characters wiki numbered and bullet lists SharePoint 16.0.0.4508

Is there anyway to tell SharePoint not to add invisible whitespace characters at the end of numbered lists / bullet lists? Environment: SharePoint Office 365 version 16.0.0.4508. For some reason, ...
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Which characters ARE allowed in file/folder names in SharePoint? [duplicate]

Which characters ARE allowed in file/folder names in SharePoint?
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Reset character encoding on a page layout in Visual Studio. Reset back to UTF-8

How do I reset a page layout character encoding back to UTF-8 in visual studio? I'm having a solution in visual studio with all my page layouts, masterpages etc. When developing I've been mocking ...
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List Item Character Uppercase

I have a custom list. I want to, when I add new item the list, characters are automatically converted to uppercase. How to enter characters uppercase in textbox?
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How to change text encoding when inserting values inside a sharepoint list using powershell?

I'm using french words with special characters like "é" "à" etc. When I trying to insert text in my list fields using powershell, it does insert the values but the characters aren't well encoded. For ...
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Validating Password based on nested IFstatements and FIND function Problem

I am having trouble figuring out how to validate multiple special characters in SharePoint 2010 when a user inputs a password. The special characters that are allowed are: !@$*#%&^)+ . When i have ...
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Column Validation Forumla Question Regarding Special Characters and ASCII

I've run in a problem writing a formula that will basically validate what the user enters. So for example, i need a user to input a password using the following criteria: 12 characters long 1st ...
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SPUtility.SendEmail corrupts norwegian characters

I am using a SendEmail method in a c# coded workflow for SP2010 to send out mails for approval, the problem is that for example "æøå" in the body turns into "C8C&C%". Subject title however does ...
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Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders?

I am working on SharePoint Admin and Development part. One of our customer is using SharePoint 2013. User is getting Special character issue while uploading file in SharePoint 2013. We are searching ...
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SP2013 special chars broken in HTML page layout

I'm creating some page layouts for my custom .master in a SP2013 Publishing SC. There are some hard coded texts in the layout. Since it's for a German client there will be some special chars like ...
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special character displayed not well in display templates

I have built some display templates which are showing some content. I see sometimes that the special characters are not showed very well. See picture below for example. The text needs to be: Alle ...
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Renaming uploaded files - removing illegal characters

I must admit that I am totally unexperienced with developing anything to SP, but my problem sounds pretty simple - I need to manage some kind of regex command to rename any files uploaded to SP. The ...
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Caml query with unicode charachter

the caml query bellow don't return the correct result : <Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='ParentLink' /><Value Type='Text'>ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵡⴰⵙⵜ</Value></Eq> </Where> i ...
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How to add the service mark (SM) symbol in SharePoint 2010 web parts

I can add the trademark (TM) symbol in SharePoint no problem however even the HTML version of the service mark (SM) symbol (℠) doesn't display. All I get is the invalid character box. I'm trying ...
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How to find invalid character in SharePoint item value

I try to create a dataset with Reporting Services from a SharePoint list (inside the root web). When I want to build the query for the dataset I get the following error: ...