URL rewriting is the technique used to "translate" a user-friendly URL into something the server can understand.

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Cross-site publishing item page breaking if friendly url has hyphen

Using cross-site publishing with managed navigation and friendly urls. I had a term with a space in it, Dark tan, which SP automatically changed to a url location of dark-tan. For the category pages ...
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Alias for Libraries' URL in explorer view

I have a SP2013Foundation single server farm. Whenever the customer create a new project in his project management tool, a new Document Library gets created in SP, using the project database id as ...
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User friendly page redirect using IIS

I have a page in sharepoint, I want to make the page url user friendly for example the page url is http://sp-site/pages/friendlypage I want to make it like this http://sp-site/friendlypage can ...
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SharePoint 2013 Mask original URL?

This is a bit of a tough one. We have a SharePoint 2013 sub-site that we either need to move to a root site collection or somehow mask the URL so that the user only sees a specifc address in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to seperate urls and page headings

We just got updated to SharePoint 2013 platform and I have now for 2 days been fighting with what seems to be a typical Microsoft issue :( When creating pages or wiki pages the url seems to be 100% ...
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URL rewriting for Office 365

Is there any way for URL rewriting in Office 365? If yes, share the steps for the same and useful links.
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Double curly braces {{x}} in URL crashes sharepoint

It seems as if all SharePoint sites has this vulnerability. If you put anything like {{whatever}} in the url the site returns a 500. I.e http://www.example.com/{{abc}} If you perform a lot of ...
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Vanity URLs or masking mysiteName/sitepages/ to just the URL

All my pages are having the urls www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/Home.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/1.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/sitepages/2.aspx www.domain.com/mysiteName/...
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Different Quick Launch on Pages

I have a site collection with 6 pages at the root. I have set up a term set navigation for better urls. On one of those pages (not subpages) I would like to use other links in the quick launch like ...
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How do I rewrite the domain in Sharepoint 2010 when “www” is missing in the request path?

I need http://example.com/photogallery to be redirected to http://www.example.com/photogallery (adding the "www"). For some reason it always redirects to http://www.example.com/Pages/default.aspx. I ...
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How to format a redirect URL that references a list item?

In a previous post I was looking for the formatting required to take a user back to a custom view of a list (instead of the default view for that list). Jinxed was nice enough to provide me with a ...
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default url access denied - sharepoint 2013

when trying to access the site from the default URL for ex: http://mysite.site.net it give an ACCESS REQUIRED error even for the system account but when i try to open any site (URL) under this url ex: ...
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Set a page as the default document root page

At the suggestion of my SharePoint instructor, I've created a Team site collection on my SharePoint site. In order to customize the layout, I've enabled the Publishing feature on my site collection ...
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“The resource cannot be found.” error 404 when there is a “dot” at the end of the url in sharepoint

I'm trying to handle “The resource cannot be found.” error 404 when there is a dot at the end of url in sharepoint 2010 site. I found this link http://stackoverflow.com/questions/429963/the-resource-...
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URL Masking in SharePoint 2010

I currently host a few dozen marketing sites on SP2010. They run on a single WebApp with Host-Named Site Collections for each client. I have a few instances now that a client may have a special ...
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SharePoint 2007 Changing of Site Collection URL

I want to change the URL of Site Collection _http://teamnet.com/old to _http://teamnet.com/new. I found some solution to do the changing of URL via backing up the site collection stsadm -o backup ...
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Site Template Urls

I have a SharePoint site, and saved it as a Template. My problem is, I have a third part WebPart that references in his settings, the URL of the site. When I create a new site using the template, ...
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Recycling the Application Pool creates 401 errors

I am using the Rewrite Module on IIS 7. When I restart the Application Pool I get a Authentication Required window that doesn't except any credentials that it is given and when you click cancel it ...
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With multiple AAMs, how to redirect to preferred SSL (UAG) mapping?

Initially, our SPF server was an intranet-only appliance. We had a couple of Alternate Access Mappings: http:/ /intranet/ http:/ /intranet.mycompany.local/ We really encouraged the first one - as ...
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How to remap username links to different locations based on page address?

On this page I found out how to remap username links to custom pages. However, I on certain pages I need to remap to an administrator's user info page. How can I modify the url rewrite rule to ...
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SharePoint 2010 - 301 URL Rewrite

My requirement is to implement 301 redirect. I have tried using URL Rewrite using iis and Web.config. But both iis & web.config is taking more size. Kindly suggest the possibilities to implement ...
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IIS URL Rewriting … Left Navigation selected link is not highlighted

When URL rewriting is implemented then the left navigation is not highlighting the selected link. Example: Actual Link - /company/pages/home.aspx Rewriting Link - /company/home When using the ...
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Regex pattern URL rewrite

I need to redirect our old urls like the following using the IIS 7.5 url rewrite tool: http://www.mywebsite.com/mypage.htm or http://www.mywebsite.com/first+level/second+level/mypage.htm (urls can ...
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Get single field item value from Custom List and set it on same item but another field

I'm new in Sharepoint, and I have an issue with a custom list in Sharepoint 2007. The thing is... I have a custom list with pre-loaded data, and I need to get a unique code from a field item, to put ...
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Sharepoint Redirects if not specifying /pages/default.aspx

Hope someone can help. I have a Sharepoint web app which I've given a new URL (Host header). Now, whenever I browse to http://newurl, it does a redirect to http://oldurl and then to http://newurl/...
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Use short Urls within a public facing site

My public SharePoint 2010 site has long (readable) Urls. Thats fine. But now we want to create some very short Urls for some specific campaigns. We want to use www.ourdomain.nl/campaign1 and that has ...
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How to replace spaces in a dynamically generated URL with dashes?

I have a page that takes a URL parameter, matches it to a field in a list, and displays a different page for each list item. I want the parameter values to be easy for humans to read. For this reason,...
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How to Url Rewrite in Custom Field Type?

I'm creating a custom field. I'd like to pass some data to my control when the FieldRenderingControl property is get. How could I do? I think about Url Rewriting but in the get I can't access the ...
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How to use a vanity URL with Sharepoint 2010

We have a web application at x-x.com and a site collection at /sites/test (https://x-x.com/sites/test/) We have set up two vanity urls in our DNS so that in theory a user can type https://vanity1/...
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Any recommendations for SharePoint 2010 short url packages?

My company is working on migrating our current Dreamweaver/.NET based public website into SharePoint 2010. One system we current use is short urls, such as mysite.com/go/installguide which might go to ...
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Windows Authentication & IIS URL Rewrite Module 2.0

I'm trying to use the IIS URL Rewrite Module 2.0 to prettify SharePoint 2010 URLs for the Internet zone of an extended SharePoint application. I have the zone set up to allow anonymous users. As long ...
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Access sitecollectionimages images as root directory [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Support for URL rewriting? I have some files under SharePoint 2010's SiteCollectionImages library. But I need to access them as root, for eg http://abc.com/image123.gif ...
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How to check for performance in URL Rewriting

I am coming at this from a different angle, probably, but mostly the question I am being asked is if we implement URL Rewrite to handle redirecting older URL's into SharePoint is there a performance ...
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Support for URL rewriting?

Is there anything built into SharePoint 2010 that will handle this? If not, can anyone suggest where to start to implement something that will allow me to rewrite URLs so they are more SEO and user ...