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Sharepoint 2013 with custom webapi service

I want to add a custom webapi service to sharepoint 2013. What I did so far is Create the webapi application Added an application in IIS Imported the webapi application Tests are succesfull to get ...
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How to post value in multiple user field via SharePoint REST API

I am new to SharePoint 2013 app develpoment, so I'm having trouble with some easy (I think it should be easy) REST Call. I got a list for issue tickets, which contains a user field column. In my SP ...
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Cannot modify User Roles in InfoPath

I am trying to modify the User Roles for my form but the button 'User Roles' button in the Data tab is greyed out and I cannot click it. Anyone has any idea what might be the reason? I tried googling ...
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People Picker not resolving active directory user in SharePoint 2013 site

once again having a people picker not resolving active directory users of a two-way-trust domain. So we configure the picker as described e. g. in one of these how to configure picker blogs. Having ...
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SP13 - Cannot add user as farm administrator

As a farm administrator am I not allowed to add an other farm administrator? If I fill in the existing user and hit apply I get following... Sorry, something went wrong An unexpected error has ...
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Get User's Roleassignments / Office 365 group permissions REST API

I have added users to a Office 365 group but I can't see which users are in which group using the Sharepoint API. When I query currentuser?$expand=Groups it's empty but when I ask the roleassignments ...
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User adding working, but permissions setting is not woring - CSOM

Following code adds user to SP Group. This code works perfectly and adding user to group. But permission is not going to set for the user from the group. When I go to site and "Check Permissions" ...
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Get SPListItem ItemsData

I have the list of items in object SPListItem item. Is it possible to extract certain data from the ListItems property? The reason I want to do that is because I have a FieldName "AssignedTo" which ...
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InfoPath 2010 : The form cannot be submitted. The user does not exist or is not unique

I had a InfoPath List, when I edit and try to submit the form getting an error "The form cannot be submitted. The user does not exist or is not unique" for two items alone. I am able to edit and ...
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Mapping Sharepoint to drive letter, laptop in one domain SP in another domain

I am trying to map a Sharepoint location to a drive letter using the net use command. Our pc is in one domain (CD) and Sharepoint is in another domain (postgbr). I am running cmd.exe elevated with a ...
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Move-SPUser not update Editor of listitem

I have to do a script to migrate user because of change domain. From DOM1\user1 to DOM2\user2 When i do $web = $spsite.openweb() $userToReplace = $web.EnsureUser($oldLogin) if($...
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How can I restrict users from creating views in the Datasheet view in SP 2013?

I need to restrict users (with Contribute rights) ability to create Datasheet view. Also, how may I disable Quick Edit mode in all views?
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Infopath - get user properties (e-mail, department.. ) from a people picker - other than current user

I've tried to follow this link http://blogs.technet.com/b/anneste/archive/2011/11/02/how-to-create-an-infopath-form-to-auto-populate-data-in-sharepoint-2010.aspx to get user properties, but I only get ...
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SharePoint 2013 user reports

In a previous version of SharePoint, I was able to export a list of most frequent site visitors (their name actually displayed) but when I export the usage report in SharePoint 2013, it only provides ...
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Aggregating User's Tasks in SharePoint 2013

I have been scouring the internet for that past several weeks trying to come up with a solution, but I am lost. I need a web part that can do two things: Display all incomplete tasks for a ...
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Few users cant see the Top navigation bar in SPS2013

Even though the user has the permission to access the site and they can view other content on the SPS 2013 homepage. Not sure why few users cant see the TOP navigation bar. I have logging with my ...
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SPServices.SPGetCurrentUser does not work on subsite level?

I am using SPServices to get current user like this: var user = $().SPServices.SPGetCurrentUser(); This works fine in the main site, but when I use the same line of code in subsite, I get: ...
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How can I fix a missing user in SharePoint?

I have a SharePoint Online (O365) site that has a Document Library called 'Project Documents'. When I try to access it via REST using the following URL I get an error: https://{Site}/_api/Web/Lists/...
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Populate Active Directory data into a SharePoint list form

I have one custom list with fields like ID, Name, Phone no When Ii add a new item to the list a new item form will be opened. While filling the form by entering the first field (ID), I want ...
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Enable access to Authenticated users only for 'layouts/user.aspx' page

I want to enable access to all Authenticated users only for page layouts/user.aspx. They should be able to read the contents in this page. It has to be done across thousands of sites. Can anyone ...
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Display online users (SPO)

I have a requirement for SharePoint Online users to see what other users are currently online. Is there a way to achieve this with client-side code? Javascript/jQuery?
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SP2013 and O365 : how to get user's followed sites ? SocialDataStoreException 2

I need to display current User's followed sites under my Wiki Homepage. So, i got the following code written in a followedsites.htm stored under SiteAssets Library and added it to the Home page by a ...
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Remove User from a Site through CSOM

I have a CSOM Script (Below) that I am using to delete a user from a SharePoint Group. But in some of the site the users are added directly to the site. Can you please let me know, how I can remove ...
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How can I display the current SharePoint user from a c# Web Form hosted on IIS

I'm stuck on my project. I have Web Forms published in IIS that are shown in SharePoint 2010 site. From that Web Form, I want to show the current user in SharePoint. My solution is from [http://www....
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Use Current User's Credentials for SharePoint Online C#

I am currently using my account's credentials to run some custom code in my SharePoint Online provider-hosted Add-in. I am passing the credentials this way: SecureString passWord = new SecureString()...
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Deny access to Central Administration

How to deny access to Central Administration in SharePoint 2010 for sample user?
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Export user alert list

SP2013, I would like to be able to export a list of everyone who has set an alert on a specific list or library. I can see how to edit specific user's alerts, but I'd like to have the full list of ...
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SP 2013 How to create new FBA sql users with PowerShell?

I set up SharePoint 2013 with FBA users (SQL). I'd like to know if it's possible to create new users using PowerShell script ? What I tried but did not work : [System.AppDomain]::CurrentDomain....
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SharePoint 2013 get user groups by CSOM

I wrote some code to get the current user groups by CSOM. function getCurrentUser() { this.clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.oWeb = clientContext.get_web(); ...
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RunWithElevatedPrivileges — with/without delegate

Here two methods below that uses SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(). I just want to know the difference between two? Method 1: public void Method1(SPUser user) { if (...
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Combine JSLink of UserContextFilterWebPart and a XsltListViewWebPart

I have a WebPartPage which includes a XsltListViewWebPart and a UserContextFilterWebPart. In order to filter the results by the user office and 'connect' the two webparts, I added the parameter <...
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Membership Methods invoked by web.EnsureUser

Can someone please tell me what are the Membership methods called by the web.EnsureUser method. I know there are methods like GetUser (and its other overload), FindUsersByName, FindUsersByEmail, ...
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get user information by account name or e-mail for users that are not in the site's user list using javascript in 2010

I have either a user's e-mail address or account name. I need to get their other information like name, department and title. Everything I have read online only works if the user in question is in ...
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Read user field via Javascript/REST: Some users are NULL

I have a simple list with a simple user field. I can assign users, save the item and everything was working fine... ...until I tried to access the list via REST call within a Javascript. Some of the ...
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Powershell get permission on SPSite/SPweb (and all list)

Do you know how to get, in powershell, all permission for a SPSite/SPWeb and all list? Thanks.
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Removing myself from a SharePoint & access notifications

I started a SharePoint @1 year ago as part of a project. I've moved to a new role however I can't seem to stop the access notifications. I have removed myself as the owner and no longer show up even ...
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How to play a video when hovering with the cursor using Promoted Links in sharepoint 2013

I am trying to create a meet the team page, where each colleague has a profile picture with their name and job title. When you click on the profile photo it brings you to their user page. I have ...
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Convert Person/User Group to String

I am retrieving a list that contains Persons and would like to convert them to String, and also be able to count how many users are per list. The Person is retrieved as an Object. How can I solve this ...
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AssignedTo Column multi users via REST-API

Is it possible to set (Update/Create) 2 users to the AssignedTo column in SharePoint Online? I am using REST-API (JS). When I put one user with: AssignedTo "- 1; #USER@company.com" it works, ...
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Get SharePoint user by email address

Is it possible to get the SharePoint user by email address? I'm writing a SharePoint 2013 workflow and the steps are : call a web service to get user email address look up SharePoint user using ...
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Getting and Setting SPUser / SPUserCollection field in Visual Studio Workflow 2013

Can anyone please guide me to Get and Set SPUser / SPUserCollection field using Visual Studio Workflow? When I read the field using REST API, it is only giving the User IDs (integers). Now, I have no ...
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Automatic Created by column

I have list, in that when user enter a new item i should have a column called name and it should populate the current user name who creating the entry automatically. No need to enter Name separately.
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AD Group's Display Name showing up as DOMAIN/accountname in Sharepoint 2007

I am an absolute beginner when it comes to Sharepoint and I am current facing an odd issue right now where one of our AD security group's displayname field is showing up as DOMAIN/accountname : The ...
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User Does Not Exist or Is Not Unique Error in SelfServiceSiteCreate

I am building a Console application in which I am programmatically trying to create a site collection in a tenant, using SharePoint object model. The code is as follows. But I am getting an error ...
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how to insert users into particular group using csom javascript

I have created one group using csom javascript upto here working fine . I want to how to add users to particular group using csom javascript.Any ideas?
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Synced user cannot be found - EnsureUser - AD - SharePoint 2013

I've created 1500 mysites (pre-provisioning), but there are 25 user that don't get their mysites. All users can be found after running a sync, but when I try to check for a user with powershell I ...
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Login takes SHAREPOINT\system Account

When I Open m Web sometimes it Takes "SHAREPOINT\system" Account insted of My Own Account.. Can anyone help me why it is doing like that?
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Efficiently get a collection of all users following a list in SP2013 using CSOM or SSOM?

Does anyone know if there is a way to leverage the SocialFollowingManager() class or the SPList() class to efficiently get a collection of all of the users that follow a specific List? I thought ...
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Missing Personal site url in user profile properties after editing filters in ups connection - mysite - powershell

Something strange has happend in my environment. I've pre-populated 1500 user profiles and everything was ok. After some changes with the connections filters in user profile synchronization connection ...
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Export Active users list from SharePoint 2007

At my workplace, our intranet is currently running on sharepoint 2007 server. So we are planning to migrate this to sharepoint 2013 farm using a third-party tool. I wanted to find out how many active ...