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Disable site collection health check rule

Is there anyway of disabling/bypassing a site collection health check rule. For example, I want to bypass Missing Site Templates rule when I upgrade a site collection in SP 2010 mode to SP 2013. For ...
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Web and its child webs not showing in default navigation after 2007 > 2010 upgrade

I have a single site collection that was previously a MOSS 2007 site. This site collection has about 15 webs, and some of those have a number of subwebs underneath them. The top navigation bar is set ...
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Visual Upgrade and CQWP

We have upgraded two similar farms (one development and one test). The branding/design is identical and both farms are using Visual Upgrade. The farms have different versions of ...
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Can custom site-definitions be upgraded in SharePoint 2013?

I have a site-collection on SharePoint 2013 which is using the SharePoint 2010 experience version and does include a website which is based on a custom site-definition. When i try to upgrade this ...
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sps 2003 migration to moss 2007

Hi I am trying to migrate a sps 2003 web app to a moss 2007 server. The sps 2003 is running on windows server 2003 32bit with MSSQL 2000 and the new moss 2007 is running on windows server 2008 r2 ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 never complete (stuck)

I am trying to upgrade SharePoint 2007 web application to SharePoint 2010, I am using attach and de-attach method. Below is the content database information: Database Size: 66 GB Site ...
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SharePoint 2010 masterpage project messes up the SharePoint 2013 site

We are upgrading SharePoint 2010 projects to 2013. Currently working on master page project. This project has an module with the masterpage file, code in this file is copy paste of v4.master with ...
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sharepoint 2013 autohosted -upgrade package

Hello i started to developing sharepoint 2013 on my office 365 account- autohosted apps. And it looks that every small change in project in visual studio and deploying it to online account deletes ...
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Field types error when ribbon is shown

We upgraded our MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 yesterday. Everything seemed fine until I chose Show Ribbon from the site menu. Now I get an error like this: "One or more field types are not installed ...
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How to catch Upgrade event for a SharePoint Hosted App?

Our SharePoint Hosted App has a configuration file needs to be updated during App upgrade. I understand that event-handling code can't be used for SharePoint Hosted App. It will be painful for an ...
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SP1 says “the expected version of the product was not found on the system.”

Just installed SharePoint on a brand new vm server so I can add it to the dev farm. Restarted the machine. I am trying to run sp1 from kb2460045 and getting the above error message. I have no tracking ...
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SP2010 upgrade to 2013 behaviour for link correction within office documents

I am currently testing upgrade methods from SP2010 Server to SP2013 Server using the detach, attach and upgrade method. At some point in the process it seems to have edited all links within office ...
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Mounting content database from 2010 to 2013 murders Views and Indexes in the Database

Well this is fun. I have content database from a SharePoint 2010 and I´m trying to mount it on my SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm. At around 26% I get a the error Mount-SPContentDatabase : Operation ...
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upgrade from WSS3 to SPS2010: ErrorWebPart

So I am doing a trial migrate a site collection from wss3 (with Search Service) to SPS2010 (on a different box). I used a backup copy of the contentdatabase from the wss3 sql server and restore the ...
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After converting 2010 feature to 2013, members with Contribute get AccessDenied

After converting all of our 2010 features to SharePoint 2013, I have found that if a user with the Contribute permissions level tries to access the site, they get redirected to AccessDenied.aspx. We ...
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What is a SPPersistedUpgradableObject and the IUpgradable interface mean?

SPPersistedUpgradableObject is a SPPersistedObject that implements the IUpgradable interface. The MSDN is seriously lacks any documentation other than it: Provides members for managing an ...
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Upgrading Custom Site Definition (.wsp) from moss 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I have a custom site definition developed for MOSS 2007. Can I upgrade the same to SharePoint 2010? If yes could someone please post the steps? Thanks in advance
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Separate sub-sites into their own application pools?

I'm in the middle of an upgrade of a SharePoint 2007 farm. In this old farm, they have My Sites set up to share a database and application pool with everything else in the farm. As we move ahead ...
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Boolean field access through Lists web service

We currently have a boolean field (yes/no) on a list that we we access through web services (getlistitems). In Sharepoint 2003 the boolean field returns as -1 and 0. While testing in 2007 for a future ...
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False notifications being sent for tasks

I have notifications being sent for tasks that are complete. The tasks were part of an approval workflow. The tasks and workflow have been complete for 3 to 6 months. The issue started after an ...
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Which Web Parts should get installed in SP2010 Update?

Per Dave Wise's answer(http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/13110/get-web-part-name-from-guid): Thanks, that worked great. However, even though my SQL Query returned 9000 results, about 18 of ...
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Application Page 404 - Upgrade from 2007 to 2010

In a 2007 Publishing site developed for a client I deployed some custom pages to URL /CustomPages/Programmes.aspx (rather than application pages going in _Layout). The site custom master page was used ...
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Weird top link bar after upgrading WSS2 to WSS3

Installed WSS2 on server 2003, not customized or changed, upgraded to WSS3 and the top link bar (home, documentation etc..) is vertical and appears to be broken. This looked the same before I changed ...
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SharePoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade Blog Category Link Issues

The Problem: We upgraded from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 and it went very well overall. One issue that I've found is that if I open the blog subsite and select a category, it correctly returns all the ...
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Upgrading from WSS 3.0 to 2013 Foundation - Lost functionality in grid sorting/filtering

We have successfully ported a 3.0 site (single server) to a SP 2013 site (farm/single server), but during user review, one of the items we noted was that the grids (for example, a document library ...
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Is the only supported way to convert users to claims using a web application?

According to Microsoft documentation, Migrate from classic-mode to claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013, the way to upgrade a classic-authenticated users would be to attach a database to a ...
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The following files have been customized from their default and may present some unexpected visuals or behavior after upgrade

I migrated a SharePoint 2010 site collection containing a custom site definition to SharePoint 2013 using database attach, but I'm getting the following issue: "The following files have been ...
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Remove reference to Publishing Feature from site template

I have a custom site collection which I package as a wsp to deploy as a custom solution template to multiple sites. Accidentally, years ago I've activated Publishing Features in my site template and ...
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Timer Service not stopping / Upgrade not possible

it all started with the fact, that the SP 2010 did not send any alerts. I found out, that the timerjob was the problem. It seemed impossible to recycle anymore and I even could not stop it, without ...
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Upgrated WebPart from SP 2007 to 2013 does not appear into Webpart gallery

I compiled a 2007 custom WebPart on 2013 using framework 4.0 and 4.5. The solution is built perfectly. The dll it's on GAC and references on safe control web config. But the WP does not appear into ...
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Error on Upgrade to sharepoint 2013

I'm trying to upgrade a webApp from 2007 to 2013. Following this tutorial: Tutorial The migration process to 2010 works perfectly . But When I try to do the same process to 2013, it breaks on 30% ...
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How to Configure Searching in SP 2013

we have SP site in 2010 with huge amount of Data in it. We will be updating it to SharePoint 2013 very soon.so just wanted to know if it will create problem after upgrading , specially searching part ...
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Upgrading SP 2010 site collection to SP 2013 with SQLExpress

I'm in the process of upgrading 2010 - 2013. I have two servers, bith with SQL Express (not my decision). I was wondering what was the best way to move the current 2010 sites to 2013? I have been ...
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Migration from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 problem(s)

We were using our SharePoint Site without problems on SP 2010 server. Recently, it was demanded to migrate to SP 2013 server. I had done all the necessaries, but the problem which persists, is that ...
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Site Collection Health Check Results

I have created a new two-server SharePoint 2013 farm (Web server, DB server, Publishing site), as yet with no content. Basically, a fresh install. But when I ran the "Site collection health checks", I ...
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Sharepoint upgrade 2010 > 2013 broken CSS

I upgraded from 2010 > 2013 successfully and before I upgraded to "the new look" the site was displaying as expected. With the new look however I have firstly lost my custom header for the new 2013 ...
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Potential issues after installing Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 on SharePoint Server 2010

My organization is planning to install Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 on SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise Edition application/web servers. Are there any potential risks in installing Windows Server 2008 ...
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Errors when mounting SharePoint 2010 databases to SharePoint 2013

We're migrating several large SharePoint 2010 content databases into a new SharePoint 2013 farm (in 2010 mode) and when running PowerShell Mount-SPContentDatabase we're seeing hundreds of errors: ...
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Is it possible to create a view on an existing list with ModerationType set to Moderator?

I have an existing list and in an upgrade scenario I am trying to add a new view with ModerationType="Moderator" defined. Obviously this works fine for new list instances but the upgrade is not taking ...
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Adding a feature in 14 mode on SP2013 throws exception

I have a web application that's running in SP2010 mode on SP2013. I'm running into issues when adding a feature to an SPSite or SPWeb object through the API, only if I specify the compatibility level. ...
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migrate/upgrade MOSS 2007

I would like to upgrade a Sharepoint MOSS 2007 Single server installation. The problem is that the server is a 2003 server and an inplace upgrade is not posible. I have set up two new 2008R2 servers. ...
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The URL 'Filename' is invalid.It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder, or refer to a valid file or folder that is not in the current Web

I have performed a site migration from moss 2007 to SP 2010. All works fine everything migrated. But on migration of document libraries at each document library file the following error is popped up ...
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Upgrading MySite from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 - Missing Profile Picture and List contents

I am upgrading my SharePoint 2010 sites to SharePoint 2013 by upgrading the database. I followed all the steps as outlined here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj839719.aspx My problem ...
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Database Attach Upgrade - Warnings and Errors

After running the database attach upgrade and getting the site collection running. SharePoint is advising about some problems. 1- Databases running in compatibility range, upgrade recommended. The ...
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Critial Error: Site xxx does not need to be upgraded

I get this critical error once a day in the Windows Event log. The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPCreateUpgradeEvalSitesJobDefintion (ID ...
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Errors while upgrading from Sharepoint 2010 foundation to Sharepoint enterprise

I currently have sharepoint foundation installed and the version number it says is 14.0.4762.1000 I am planning to upgrade to Sharepoint 2010 enterprise. Before upgrading to sharepoint 2010 ...
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Suggestion to upgrade MOSS and Infopath 2007 to Sharepoint 2010

At this time we use MOSS 2007 and InfoPath 2007. We developded more than 15 Infopath 2007 forms and a custom workflow as well as some custom extension such as custom list or setting page for the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Announcement web part - truncate/char limit issue

There are old threads on this topic but most of them for MOSS or prior versions or without any resolutions. This thread is close but solution doesn't work for me. Feel free to forward any working ...
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Upgrade moss 2007 to 2010 List problems

I've taken my moss 2007 db backup and used attach method to upgrade on sharepoint 2010. Upgrade went successful and users can see the sites and can navigate also. Interface is same as moss 2007. I am ...
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Sharepoint 2010 upgrade loses versioning

We are currently upgrading from an old version of sharepoint 2007 to 2010. One issue we have discovered is that once we are upgraded versioning did not come across. Not only do we not have prior ...