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Cannot alter RichTextMode on a existing Pages Library with Publishing HTML column

I have provisioned a custom content type that has tab[1-5] site columns with this type of definition: <Field Type="HTML" DisplayName="Tab 1 Content" RichText="TRUE" ...
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How To Upgrade Custom Workflow WSP Using PowerShell

I have a custom Visual Studio workflow. There are hundreds of instances of it running in a site collection. I now need to update it. The workflow consists of some custom task forms and the workflow ...
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2010 to 2013 Migration Site Collection Upgrade goes to white screen

After mounting my WSS_Content database, I went back to the migrated site collection to upgrade it, once I click "Im ready" to start the site collection upgrade, the processing screen flashes and then ...
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Impact of upgrading Sharpoint 2013 to Sharpoint 2013 Service Pack 1 on SSRS Reports

Hope you all are doing well! We have a BI System that consists of SQL server Reporting Services 2008 R2 and we have deployed the reports on Sharepoint 2013. We were planning to upgrade the Sharepoint ...
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Export BDC in 2010 and import in 2013

Can I export a BDC in SP2010 and import and use it in SP2013?
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Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to 2013

I have a need to upgrade our SharePoint server from 2007 to 2013. I have read lots of articles for this migration but I still have some confuses about that. Someone can give me some suggestions for ...
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What is the installation order to add new language pack to an existing SharePoint farm?

I'm running an existing SharePoint 2013 (SP2010 should work the same) farm on a typical 3 tier topology. 1 WFE, 1 APP and 1 SQL. I'm running on Windows Server 2012 R2 English. SharePoint Server base ...
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Upgrading sharepoint 2007 to 2013

We have a sharepoint 2007 site with some custom coding as a solution and web parts, now I want to upgrade that site to sharepoint 2013. I have read about Avepoint tool, which migration tools do you ...
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SharePoint upgrade process

What is the meaning of the phrase "build to build" upgrade in the context of cmdlets Mount-SPContentDatabase and Upgrade-SPContentDatabase?
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Installed Foundation instead of Server Service Pack

I installed the wrong service pack 1 on my dev server and now PSConfig won't run. What is the best thing to do? I can't roll back so can I just proceed with installing the SharePoint Server Service ...
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Setup and Upgrade verbose log flooding

I'm a developer that was charged with correcting an intermittent problem with searching on our production 3 APP, 2 WFE SharePoint 2010 farm - I corrected this by restarting the 'Search Query and Site ...
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Feature code not upgrading

I am using a feature (with feature receiver) to create some lists by code on "my site". The feature is site scoped and is activated by a farm scoped feature (using feature stapling) when a new my site ...
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Architecting and SharePoint 2007 Upgrade to 2010

I'm planning a migration/upgrade to SharePoint 2010 from 2007 for our intranet. I'm researching best practices for information architecture to best optimize performance and organization. The farm is ...
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After migrating my web application from SP2010 to SP2013, I get access denied error

I successfully migrated my web app from SP2010 to SP2013 without error or warnings But when I tried to access the migrated site, it gives me an Access Denied Error I already do this from my ...
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Blank survey response because of the page security validation has timed out

One of our customers reported that after the migration to SharePoint 2013, he started receiving blank survey responses despite that most of the survey questions are mandatory. We checked number of ...
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Product/Patch Installation or Server Upgrade Required - SharePoint 2010

OK, so I really only post here when I'm down to the last of my nerve trying to solve a problem, and this one definitely fits that bill. Here's the background: I work as a contractor for a large ...
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Help option not working after migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

After migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 the help option (question mark symbol on the right corner) does not work. Opens a new page and says Internet Explorer cannot display error. Help ...
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How to upgrade SharePoint app where the SharePoint app is installed on 20+ sites?

I understand stand the App upgrade process for a SharePoint hosted app and when I update my App Catalog for the web application I then can upgrade the app successfully manually for a site. But my ...
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Redirect during upgrade

Thinking through my process that I have outlined for a migration from 2010 to a 2013 farm...I'm looking at how I can keep users out of the farm while I do the work of converting the web application to ...
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PSConfig.exe throws NullReferenceException when trying to upgrade/patch SP2013

I'm trying to complete SharePoint 2013 upgrade by using PSConfig after Windows Update has downloaded the updates, but can't get the process to complete without errors and this is causing me a major ...
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“Field type ContentTypeIdFieldType is not installed properly” while opeing v4.master page in designer?

I have upgraded SharePoint 2007 Enterprise to SharePoint 2010 Foundation. After update, I went designer and trying to open V4.master page. it is throwing below error. I tried all other pages too and ...
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After upgrade to SP2010, home page error

I upgraded to SP 2010 from SP2007. When go to "http://domain.com/Pages/Default.aspx" it is giving me below error. What could be the problem?
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Upgrading errors SP2007 Enterprise (MOSS) to SP2010 Foundation?

I am trying to upgrade from SP2007 Enterprise edition to SP2010 Foundation. I am going attaching content database route. When I mount the content database to SP2010 and getting below errors. Do I need ...
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How to update to Sharepoint 2013 SP1 and SQL Server SP2

I'm having on my developer machine, an SharePoint 2013 with SQL Server 2012(Sp1 + CU6), mainly I am focus on BI features. How to upgrade SharePoint to SP1 and SQL Server to SP2, which Service pack ...
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Compatibility for Sharepoint with IE11 and JRE 1.7

We are trying to upgrade our IE from IE9-IE11 and Java JRE1.6 to 1.7 . Is SharePoint compatible with IE 11 and JRE 1.7 And are any patches needed for the IE and java to run without any problems
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Central Admin Site blank after I restore my database

We are upgrading from 3.o to SharePoint 2010. We have restored content database. We are able to connect to our sharepoint sites however when we connect to SharePoint Central Administration there are ...
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web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended

web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended to be used against a windows classic authentication mode We migrated ...
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Sp2013 Sp1 Upgrade and Workflow Servers

I just completed Upgrading Sp2013 Server, farm is healthy and all the services are working as expected. At the mean time i was going through the upgrade logs from last week and found out pretty ...
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SPProductVersionJobDefinition throws Collection was modified; enumeration operation may not execute

I just finished Sp1 Upgrade in a Sp2013 Server Dev Environment. Going through the Windows Event log i discovered following error: The Execute method of job definition ...
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Export SharePoint 2007 site with content to SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Current we have SharePoint 2007 (Moss). Now are planning to upgrade (not exactly upgrade, creating new one) to SharePoint 2013 Foundation Server. So I want export couple of sites with content directly ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 database attach method - Prevent errors

I have to get information on How-to upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013. I read that the only way is database-attach. As I never did this, and I'll probable do it for a customer, I wanted to ask this ...
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Data Refresh Error after upgrade PowerPivot from 2008R2 to 2012

after upgrading PowerPivot for SharePoint I cannot refresh the data in all the workbooks. Error appears when opening a workbook in the gallery or in the Scheduled-Data-Refresh. 1. Gallery / ...
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Upgrading from SP2010 to SP2013 - health check error on site templates

I'm attempting to upgrade a SP2010 environment to SP2013 and have come across an issue that won't let me upgrade a site collection. I am attempting to upgrade by copying over the content databases ...
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“An error Occured while Running detection” Sp2013 upgrade SP1

I have a dev env where there are 3 servers: AppServer WFE Workflow Server. i am in a process of installing Sp1 on the SharePoint 2013 Server Standard Edition Env. When i first ran a Binary file ...
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Ugrading to the latest CU, do I need to apply all CU's?

I have SharePoint server 2013, with the following build number: 15.0.4481.1005 I want to install the latest updates, where the host server is not connected to the internet. So I need to manually ...
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Site Feature Not Visible when Upgrade Solution from SP2010 to SP2013

I've migrated our SharePoint 2010 solution to SharePoint 2013 following these steps: ZimmerGren.net After a lot of pain and heart ache, I managed to get the solution compiled and deployed (using ...
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Upgrade Site collection to 15 in SharePoint 2013 Failed

The site collection contains 5 languages variations (English, French, German, Dutch and Portuguese). The site has been migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 using the standard Microsoft ...
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MySite upgrade to 2013 - is it possible to do silent initialization for all users?

We're upgrading a on premise farm to 2013. We've created a new MySite Host in the 2013 farm, and a new user profile service application. We have attached and upgraded the content database with the ...
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Content databases not automatically upgraded by Mount-SPContentdatabase

We have been told that a good process for accelerating the process of upgrading a farm (say installing a Service Pack) is: Detach all content databases. Install the Service Pack or Cumulative ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 upgrade problem

We ran into the problem when upgrading SharePoint portal with custom solution from 2010 to 2013 version using database attach procedure. Problem is that after mounting content database to SharePoint ...
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Database Update Status “ Needs Upgrade” Sp2013

I am in the process of upgrading sp2013 farm to SP1 upgrade soon. To prep for that i was going though datbase status page in central admin and saw the following: With that info on hand i was ...
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How to remove Feature from site?

Someone in my company installed a test feature on a live site. Now I'm trying to clean up this test feature, and am not sure where all to look to get rid of the one feature that I have left. This is ...
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Upgrade Sharepoint 2013 solution

I have a Sharepoint solution installed. I want to install a newer version of the solution as an upgade which I did using : Update-SPSolution –Identity MySolutionName.wsp –LiteralPath ...
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CAML query on Workflow History list 2013 after upgrade

I've just performed a 2010 > 2013 upgrade. A customisation in the original solution is querying the hidden 'Workflow History' list. There seems to be an issue with the field 'WorkflowInstance' in ...
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What is diffrence between SPContentDatabaseSequence and SPContentDatabaseSequence2

When i am inside Mange Content Database settings page inside my farm, i see 3 different Schema Version for my content db as follows: I understand the first listing that is ...
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How to upgrade page layout from SP2010 to SP2013?

I am migrating some sites from SP2010 farm to SP2013. One of site collection contain a site content type page. When user create a new page in specific page library, it will generate a new page based ...
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SharePoint 2010 Visual Upgrade Required Pre-SharePoint 2013 Upgrade?

When upgrading to SharePoint 2013, should the SharePoint 2010 content database have all site collections using the 2010 Visual Upgrade? We currently have a few sites that are still running on the 2007 ...
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Web Part Namespaces include class name in SharePoint 2010

My client is upgrading from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 (yes, I know the year is 2014, but baby steps). I am migrating my custom solutions to work in in 2010. My current issue is the way SharePoint ...
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Determining Sp2013 Sp1 Update Approach

We are trying to upgrade our Sp2013 Standard server with SP1. I read through the Technet document about 2 different recommended approach. ...
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Sp2013 Standard Server Sp1 Upgrade Roll Back Plan

I have SharePoint 2013 Standard Edition installed in our servers 1 App, 1 WFE, 1 Workflow Server. Very soon we are moving on to a plan to upgrade the farm with Sp1 upgrade. Before doing that i need to ...