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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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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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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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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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extended SharePoint server 2010 lists have problem with columns that have customized forms for their data gathering with InfoPath 2010

our server is upgraded from 2007 and we have problems there that force us to decide to move sites to the new 2010 web application. after that we have problem with excel services that solutions and ...
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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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2013 Content Deployment and Upgrading from Compatible to Native Mode

We are using content deployment job between two SharePoint 2013 farms. The site collections in the authoring and publishing farms are in compatibility mode. We now want to upgrade the site collection ...
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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 can migrate Approval workflow from SP2007 to Sp2013 (Upgrade content db)

I upgrades application from SP 2007 to Sp2013 by Upgrade content database. In my app have a Approval Workflow of SP2007 When finished upgrade to SP2013, i can not start this workflow for ...
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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 to SharePoint 2010 SP2 and page edit fails in a publishing environment

I have tried to upgrade a SharePoint 2010 installation to SP2, but I am facing a strange problem. On the pagelayout there is a Keyword field and an imagefield among other fields. The image field ...
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WideListSchema upgrade to 2013

I have an InfoPath form create and deployed to a form library in SharePoint 2007, there are over 300 fields on the form and when published all fields were promoted. I am upgrading to SharePoint 2013 ...
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2 SPWebApplications still needs upgrade after upgrade?

Just upgraded 2010 SP Server builds in order to match another farm we have. downloaded and install exe hotfix on SP box and then ran PSConfig to complete. I still have 2 web applications that are ...
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Psconfig after upgrading SharePoint license?

Is it mandatory to run the psconfig wizard after upgrading SharePoint licence from Trial to Enterprise?
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Subscription settings: database is too old, but version is latest

The SP1 was installed and a couple other cumulatives and on monday I installed the August Cumulative Update, now the subscription setting database wont launch. I even re-created the service ...
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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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Error when running configuration wizard sharepoint 2007

I am trying to run the configuration wizard to upgrade our SharePoint environment, which consists of one front end server and one SQL Server. I am getting this error. An exception of type ...
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"Task upgrade has failed with a PostSetupConfigurationTaskException An exception of type Microsoft.SharePoint

I have SharePoint server 2013 , and i run the configuration wizard, it worked successfully but at the last step i got the following error:- "Task upgrade has failed with a ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...